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+#include <linux/init.h>
+#include <linux/kernel.h>
+#include <linux/string.h>
+#include <asm/timer.h>
+
+#ifdef CONFIG_HPET_TIMER
+/*
+ * HPET memory read is slower than tsc reads, but is more dependable as it
+ * always runs at constant frequency and reduces complexity due to
+ * cpufreq. So, we prefer HPET timer to tsc based one. Also, we cannot use
+ * timer_pit when HPET is active. So, we default to timer_tsc.
+ */
+#endif
+/* list of timers, ordered by preference, NULL terminated */
+static struct init_timer_opts* __initdata timers[] = {
+#ifdef CONFIG_X86_CYCLONE_TIMER
+ &timer_cyclone_init,
+#endif
+#ifdef CONFIG_HPET_TIMER
+ &timer_hpet_init,
+#endif
+#ifdef CONFIG_X86_PM_TIMER
+ &timer_pmtmr_init,
+#endif
+ &timer_tsc_init,
+ &timer_pit_init,
+ NULL,
+};
+
+static char clock_override[10] __initdata;
+
+static int __init clock_setup(char* str)
+{
+ if (str)
+ strlcpy(clock_override, str, sizeof(clock_override));
+ return 1;
+}
+__setup("clock=", clock_setup);
+
+
+/* The chosen timesource has been found to be bad.
+ * Fall back to a known good timesource (the PIT)
+ */
+void clock_fallback(void)
+{
+ cur_timer = &timer_pit;
+}
+
+/* iterates through the list of timers, returning the first
+ * one that initializes successfully.
+ */
+struct timer_opts* __init select_timer(void)
+{
+ int i = 0;
+
+ /* find most preferred working timer */
+ while (timers[i]) {
+ if (timers[i]->init)
+ if (timers[i]->init(clock_override) == 0)
+ return timers[i]->opts;
+ ++i;
+ }
+
+ panic("select_timer: Cannot find a suitable timer\n");
+ return NULL;
+}