Include Intel Meltdown workaround code
This will be a placeholder for the intel bug. When more information is available, we will edit this bug to track the details.
- Tracker changed from Bug to Feature
- Subject changed from Placeholder for Intel Meltdown bug to Intel Meltdown bug workaround
- Status changed from In Progress to Ready for Testing
- Target version changed from Backlog to 11.2-RC2
- Severity changed from New to Med High
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- ChangeLog Required deleted (
Meltdown workaround code is merged into 11.2 since February. It should be automatically enabled on Intel systems, that can be checked via sysctl vm.pmap.pti, and controlled via respective loader tunable. We still need to measure its performance effects.