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SubjectRe: [PATCH V2 1/2] Revert "ssb: Prevent build of PCI host features in module"
On 05/11/2018 05:13 AM, Kalle Valo wrote:
> Rafał Miłecki <> writes:
>> On 11 May 2018 at 11:17, Rafał Miłecki <> wrote:
>>> From: Rafał Miłecki <>
>>> This reverts commit 882164a4a928bcaa53280940436ca476e6b1db8e.
>>> Above commit added "SSB = y" dependency to the wrong symbol
>>> selected when needed. PCI core driver for core running in clienthost
>>> mode is important for bus initialization. It's perfectly valid scenario
>>> to have ssb built as module and use it with buses on PCI cards.
>>> This fixes regression that affected all *module* users with PCI cards.
>>> Bugzilla:
>>> Signed-off-by: Rafał Miłecki <>
>> As these patches fix regression/build error, I believe both should get
>> into 4.17.
> How much confidence do we have that we don't need to end up reverting
> patch 2 as well? I rather be pushing patch 2 to 4.18 so that there's
> more time for testing and waiting for feedback.

Although I do not have the hardware to test the builds, I worked closely with
the OP in the bug at b.r.c noted above. From that effort, it became clear what
configuration variables were missing to cause the x86 failures. Patch 2
satisfies the requirement, and prevents the build problems found by the MIPS
users. Both patches are needed in 4.17.


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