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SubjectRe: [PATCH 3/4] powerpc/powernv: remove dead NPU DMA code
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On 19/06/2019 17:28, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 19, 2019 at 10:34:54AM +1000, Alexey Kardashevskiy wrote:
>>
>>
>> On 23/05/2019 17:49, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
>>> None of these routines were ever used since they were added to the
>>> kernel.
>>
>>
>> It is still being used exactly in the way as it was explained before in
>> previous respins. Thanks.
>
> Please point to the in-kernel user, because that is the only relevant
> one. This is not just my opinion but we had a clear discussion on that
> at least years kernel summit.


There is no in-kernel user which still does not mean that the code is
dead. If it is irrelevant - put this to the commit log instead of saying
it is dead; also if there was a clear outcome from that discussion, then
please point me to that, I do not get to attend these discussions. Thanks,


--
Alexey

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