[coreboot] [PATCH] Add VIA VT8237S support

ron minnich rminnich at gmail.com
Wed Sep 10 22:39:51 CEST 2008

On Wed, Sep 10, 2008 at 1:37 PM, Stefan Reinauer <stepan at coresystems.de> wrote:

> Just curious:
> Why would you say packed is asking for trouble?

it's actually burned me in the past, but I am fine with it when
needed. It's not needed for sysinfo for example. Some of our uses seem

There are cases where people  naively used packed and ended up slowing
down the programs by several orders of magnitude (on alpha for

The Xen guys used it at first and then removed it. It's worth avoiding
if you can.


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