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From: Grant Grundler <grundler@parisc-linux.org>
To: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com>
Cc: Grant Grundler <grundler@parisc-linux.org>,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>, Greg KH <greg@kroah.com>,
	Hidetoshi Seto <seto.hidetoshi@jp.fujitsu.com>,
	Linux Kernel list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	linux-pci@atrey.karlin.mff.cuni.cz,
	Kenji Kaneshige <kaneshige.kenji@jp.fujitsu.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Update Documentation/pci.txt v7
Date: Mon, 25 Dec 2006 00:59:12 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20061225075912.GA32499@colo.lackof.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20061224111622.e22bfd8a.randy.dunlap@oracle.com>

On Sun, Dec 24, 2006 at 11:16:22AM -0800, Randy Dunlap wrote:
> On Sat, 23 Dec 2006 23:07:26 -0700 Grant Grundler wrote:
> 
> > +10. Legacy I/O port free driver
> > +~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> 
> That subject (and patches with similar subject) confuses me.
> It's difficult to associate the adjectives correctly.

Agreed. This was the original section name and I didn't
have a better idea.

> I suppose it just needs some hyphens/dashes, like:
> 
> 10. Legacy-I/O-port-free driver
> 
> but that's ETOOMUCH.  Maybe ?
> 
> 10.  Stop using legacy I/O space

Yeah, that is good too.

I changed it to "10. pci_enable_device_bars() and Legacy I/O Port space".
The goal of this section is to introduce the new PCI function 
and why one should use it.


...
> > +Thus, timing sensitive code should add readl() where the CPU is
> > +expected to wait before doing other work.  The classic "bit banging"
> > +sequence works fine for I/O Port space:
> > +
> > +       for (i=8; --i; val >>= 1) {
> 
> Please use:	i = 8;
> to match CodingStyle.  (and below)

Definitely....Sorry, I thought someone already asked me to change this.
I thought I did. Changed now in both cases.


> Rest looks good to me.

v8 will be posted shortly.

thanks Randy!
grant

  reply	other threads:[~2006-12-25  7:59 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 25+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2006-11-22  8:05 [PATCH 1/5] Update Documentation/pci.txt Hidetoshi Seto
2006-11-22  8:54 ` Arjan van de Ven
2006-11-22 18:28 ` Grant Grundler
2006-11-24  0:38   ` Hidetoshi Seto
2006-11-24  5:12     ` Grant Grundler
2006-11-24  6:05       ` Hidetoshi Seto
2006-12-06  7:26       ` Greg KH
2006-12-07  3:55         ` Grant Grundler
2006-12-10  7:25         ` Grant Grundler
2006-12-15 17:02           ` Greg KH
2006-12-18  7:11             ` Grant Grundler
2006-12-22 19:46               ` Randy Dunlap
2006-12-22 21:52                 ` Stefan Richter
2006-12-24  6:11                 ` Grant Grundler
2006-12-24  6:07               ` [PATCH] Update Documentation/pci.txt v7 Grant Grundler
2006-12-24 19:16                 ` Randy Dunlap
2006-12-25  7:59                   ` Grant Grundler [this message]
2006-12-25  8:06                 ` Grant Grundler
2006-12-25  8:08                   ` Grant Grundler
2007-01-02 21:45                     ` Greg KH
2007-01-03  7:15                       ` Grant Grundler
2006-12-25  9:04                   ` Kenji Kaneshige
2007-01-16 22:26                   ` patch pci-rework-documentation-pci.txt.patch added to gregkh-2.6 tree gregkh
2007-01-17  9:10                     ` Jiri Slaby
2007-01-17 19:21                       ` Greg KH

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