CPUID


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AcronymDefinition
CPUIDCpu Identifier
CPUIDCentral Processing Unit Identifier
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Although steps are taken in the code to stabilize the results, the authors have not yet located an invocation of a serializing instruction such as cpuid in the path of the syscall.
This detection operation is done by executing the CPUID instruction and checking a set bit in the result, giving software developers the flexibility to determine which software should be run.