Hi Thomas, On 2/19/2018 2:19 PM, Thomas Gleixner wrote: >> It is required that the user space application self sets affinity to >> cores associated with the cache. This is also highlighted in the example >> application code (later in this patch) within the comments as well as >> the example usage of sched_setaffinity(). The enforcement done in the >> kernel code is done as a check that the user space application did so, >> no the actual affinity management. > > Right, but your documentation claims it's enforced. There is no enforcement > aside of the initial sanity check.
I see the confusion. I will fix the documentation to clarify that it is a sanity check. Thank you Reinette