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From: Jesse Barnes <jbarnes@virtuousgeek.org>
To: Matthew Wilcox <matthew@wil.cx>
Cc: Greg KH <greg@kroah.com>, Martin Mares <mj@ucw.cz>,
	colpatch@us.ibm.com, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-pci@atrey.karlin.mff.cuni.cz
Subject: Re: [RFC] pci_bus conversion to struct device
Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2007 11:13:31 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200701291113.32061.jbarnes@virtuousgeek.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20070127161935.GB10427@parisc-linux.org>

On Saturday, January 27, 2007 8:19 am, Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> > There are also some "legacy io" binary sysfs files in these
> > directories for those platforms that support it (#ifdef
> > HAVE_PCI_LEGACY), and I'm guessing that there is some user for them
> > out there, otherwise they would not have been added...
> >
> > Hm, only ia64 enables that option.  Matthew, do you care about
> > those files?
>
> I think they were added for Altix ... not sure who uses them.  Maybe
> X?

Yes.  Though like I said, those interfaces make sense on other platforms 
too, with weird ISA I/O and memory space mapping requirements.

Jesse

  reply	other threads:[~2007-01-29 19:20 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-18  0:53 Greg KH
2007-01-18  2:23 ` Matthew Wilcox
2007-01-18  3:31   ` Greg KH
2007-01-18  8:14   ` Martin Mares
2007-01-18  9:00     ` Greg KH
2007-01-18 18:23       ` Jesse Barnes
2007-01-18 21:01       ` Martin Mares
2007-01-24  0:22       ` Tim Pepper
2007-01-24  0:47         ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2007-01-27 16:19       ` Matthew Wilcox
2007-01-29 19:13         ` Jesse Barnes [this message]
2007-01-19  6:58     ` Grant Grundler
2007-01-27 16:16       ` Matthew Wilcox

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