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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2008-05-15 13:56:42 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2008-05-15 13:56:42 -0700
commit7371fd11a6e2aed99895db4f100940fa5022f7fe (patch)
tree7d59ab562e706b9c2b0f73042680b573ec033d0e /Documentation
parent487ad7efbf6b0ec338cdfc2a7b0fbeb53f17a94c (diff)
parent839052d27e8db0c1545256fe5827abcd00fb51c5 (diff)
Merge branch 'release' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/aegl/linux-2.6
* 'release' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/aegl/linux-2.6: [IA64] fix personality(PER_LINUX32) performance issue [IA64] Properly unregister legacy interrupts [IA64] Remove NULL pointer check for argument never passed as NULL. [IA64] trivial cleanup for perfmon.c [IA64] trivial cleanup for entry.S [IA64] fix interrupt masking for pending works on kernel leave [IA64] allow user to force_pal_cache_flush [IA64] Don't reserve crashkernel memory > 4 GB [IA64] machvec support for SGI UV platform [IA64] Add header files for SGI UV platform
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diff --git a/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt b/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt
index 7038a6da3c1..e07c432c731 100644
--- a/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt
+++ b/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt
@@ -686,6 +686,12 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
floppy= [HW]
See Documentation/floppy.txt.
+ force_pal_cache_flush
+ [IA-64] Avoid check_sal_cache_flush which may hang on
+ buggy SAL_CACHE_FLUSH implementations. Using this
+ parameter will force ia64_sal_cache_flush to call
+ ia64_pal_cache_flush instead of SAL_CACHE_FLUSH.
[HW,JOY] Multisystem joystick and NES/SNES/PSX pad
support via parallel port (up to 5 devices per port)