[lkml]   [2016]   [Dec]   [9]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [PATCH 06/20] hwmon/via-cputemp: Convert to hotplug state machine
    On Fri, Dec 09, 2016 at 12:53:30PM +0100, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
    > Guenter,
    > On Thu, 17 Nov 2016, Sebastian Andrzej Siewior wrote:
    > > Install the callbacks via the state machine and let the core invoke the
    > > callbacks on the already online CPUs. When the hotplug state is
    > > unregistered the cleanup function is called for each cpu. So both cpu loops
    > > in init() and exit() are not longer required.
    > Can we please get those two VIA patches merged for 4.10? They are blocking
    > the final removal of the CPU hotplug notifier crap.
    > The first one which removes that loop is really harmless as there are no
    > multisocket VIAs. Heterogenous cores in a single die would be surprising
    > and the loop check would be the least of our worries in that case. IOW, it
    > would never get so far...
    I had queued that one already.

    > The one converting the notifier is not changing any of the functionality.
    > I cannot test on all VIA SMP variants either, but at least on the one I
    > have access to it just works.
    I queued up the second patch as well. Hope it does not blow up on us.
    Sorry, I got a bit nervous after the coretemp experience.


     \ /
      Last update: 2016-12-09 19:18    [W:15.398 / U:0.252 seconds]
    ©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site