Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rafael...
[linux-2.6.git] / Documentation / kernel-parameters.txt
index 2c98b18..02f21d9 100644 (file)
@@ -455,7 +455,7 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        [ARM] imx_timer1,OSTS,netx_timer,mpu_timer2,
                                pxa_timer,timer3,32k_counter,timer0_1
                        [AVR32] avr32
-                       [X86-32] pit,hpet,tsc,vmi-timer;
+                       [X86-32] pit,hpet,tsc;
                                scx200_hrt on Geode; cyclone on IBM x440
                        [MIPS] MIPS
                        [PARISC] cr16
@@ -2153,6 +2153,11 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        Reserves a hole at the top of the kernel virtual
                        address space.
 
+       reservelow=     [X86]
+                       Format: nn[K]
+                       Set the amount of memory to reserve for BIOS at
+                       the bottom of the address space.
+
        reset_devices   [KNL] Force drivers to reset the underlying device
                        during initialization.
 
@@ -2440,6 +2445,10 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        disables clocksource verification at runtime.
                        Used to enable high-resolution timer mode on older
                        hardware, and in virtualized environment.
+                       [x86] noirqtime: Do not use TSC to do irq accounting.
+                       Used to run time disable IRQ_TIME_ACCOUNTING on any
+                       platforms where RDTSC is slow and this accounting
+                       can add overhead.
 
        turbografx.map[2|3]=    [HW,JOY]
                        TurboGraFX parallel port interface