documentation: move mtrr.txt to Doc/x86/ subdir
Randy Dunlap [Sun, 27 Jul 2008 00:54:22 +0000 (17:54 -0700)]
Move mtrr.txt to the Documentation/x86/ subdirectory.
Add 00-INDEX to the Documentation/x86/ subdirectory.

Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <>
Cc: Adrian Bunk <>
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <>

Documentation/x86/00-INDEX [new file with mode: 0644]
Documentation/x86/mtrr.txt [moved from Documentation/mtrr.txt with 99% similarity]

index 1977fab..661b6cc 100644 (file)
@@ -253,8 +253,6 @@ mono.txt
        - how to execute Mono-based .NET binaries with the help of BINFMT_MISC.
        - file with info on installing/using Moxa multiport serial driver.
-       - how to use PPro Memory Type Range Registers to increase performance.
        - info on the generic mutex subsystem.
diff --git a/Documentation/x86/00-INDEX b/Documentation/x86/00-INDEX
new file mode 100644 (file)
index 0000000..dbe3377
--- /dev/null
@@ -0,0 +1,4 @@
+       - this file
+       - how to use x86 Memory Type Range Registers to increase performance
similarity index 99%
rename from Documentation/mtrr.txt
rename to Documentation/x86/mtrr.txt
index c39ac39..cc071dc 100644 (file)
@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@ Richard Gooch
   The AMD K6-2 (stepping 8 and above) and K6-3 processors have two
   MTRRs. These are supported.  The AMD Athlon family provide 8 Intel
   style MTRRs.
   The Centaur C6 (WinChip) has 8 MCRs, allowing write-combining. These
   are supported.
@@ -87,7 +87,7 @@ reg00: base=0x00000000 (   0MB), size=  64MB: write-back, count=1
 reg01: base=0xfb000000 (4016MB), size=  16MB: write-combining, count=1
 reg02: base=0xfb000000 (4016MB), size=   4kB: uncachable, count=1
-Some cards (especially Voodoo Graphics boards) need this 4 kB area 
+Some cards (especially Voodoo Graphics boards) need this 4 kB area
 excluded from the beginning of the region because it is used for
index 03980cb..06f9354 100644 (file)
@@ -1131,7 +1131,7 @@ config MTRR
          You can safely say Y even if your machine doesn't have MTRRs, you'll
          just add about 9 KB to your kernel.
-         See <file:Documentation/mtrr.txt> for more information.
+         See <file:Documentation/x86/mtrr.txt> for more information.