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From kellen sunderland <kellen.sunderl...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Adding AMD CPU to CI
Date Thu, 29 Nov 2018 23:46:02 GMT
>From my perspective we're developing a few features like mf16c and MKLDNN
integration specifically for Intel CPUs.  It wouldn't hurt to make sure
those changes also run properly on AMD cpus.

On Thu, Nov 29, 2018, 3:38 PM Hao Jin <hjjn.amzn@gmail.com wrote:

> I'm a bit confused about why we need extra functionality tests just for AMD
> CPUs, aren't AMD CPUs supporting roughly the same instruction sets as the
> Intel ones? In the very impossible case that something working on Intel
> CPUs being not functioning on AMD CPUs (or vice versa), it would mostly
> likely be related to the underlying hardware implementation of the same
> ISA, to which we definitely do not have a good solution. So I don't think
> performing extra tests on functional aspect of the system on AMD CPUs is
> adding any values.
> Hao
>
> On Thu, Nov 29, 2018 at 5:50 PM Seth, Manu <sethman@amazon.com.invalid>
> wrote:
>
> > +1
> >
> > ´╗┐On 11/29/18, 2:39 PM, "Alex Zai" <azai91@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >     What are people's thoughts on having AMD machines tested on the CI?
> AMD
> >     machines are now available on AWS.
> >
> >     Best,
> >     Alex
> >
> >
> >
>

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