[Skiboot] [PATCH] xive/p9: Remove assert from xive_eq_for_target()
groug at kaod.org
Fri Nov 27 22:36:10 AEDT 2020
On Fri, 27 Nov 2020 10:44:01 +0100
Cédric Le Goater <clg at kaod.org> wrote:
> > Hmm... some existing setups might still be using power8 compat mode
> > for legitimate reasons, eg. workload only certified on POWER8.
> To be clear, I am talking of XICS emulation in OPAL/BML and not in KVM
> or PowerVM.
Ah, I got confused, sorry. Thanks for the clarification.
> If I am correct, the certification of an application is tied to an OS
> which is tied to a set of HW. RH7 is certified to run on POWER8 but
> not on POWER9. So, if it might work to run a RH7 on a POWER9 but
> I doubt Redhat would guarantee any POWER8 workload there.
RH guarantees that a RHEL7 guest runs in POWER8 compat mode on a
POWER9 host AFAIK.
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