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From: Jesse Barnes <jbarnes@virtuousgeek.org>
To: linux-pci@atrey.karlin.mff.cuni.cz
Cc: Matthew Wilcox <matthew@wil.cx>,
	Kenji Kaneshige <kaneshige.kenji@jp.fujitsu.com>,
	Alex Chiang <achiang@hp.com>, Greg KH <gregkh@suse.de>,
	Gary Hade <garyhade@us.ibm.com>,
	warthog19@eaglescrag.net, kristen.c.accardi@intel.com,
	rick.jones2@hp.com, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-acpi@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 4/4] ACPI PCI slot detection driver
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2008 09:56:37 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200803110956.37619.jbarnes@virtuousgeek.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20080311132800.GC21482@parisc-linux.org>

On Tuesday, March 11, 2008 6:28 am Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 11, 2008 at 10:10:40PM +0900, Kenji Kaneshige wrote:
> > 1) I checked ACPI spec again and again, but I could not find any
> >    reason to add Fujitsu servers to quirks list. So I'd like you to
> >    add HP servers to the quirks list. I'll send the following patches
> >    followed by this e-mail.
>
> Alex pointed out that IBM interprets the spec the same way that HP does.
> Are there any other machines that follow the spec the same way that
> Fujitsu does?

So Kenji is arguing that _STA should be called before _SUN (iow that the _SUN 
value is bogus unless _STA indicates that the slot is powered)?  That seems 
harder for the user; often times you want to find a slot even if it's powered 
down & empty (say to add a new card)...  It looks like the current code won't 
provide a slot name on Fujitsu machines in this case, or am I missing 
something?

Thanks,
Jesse

  reply	other threads:[~2008-03-11 16:57 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 51+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-29  0:23 [PATCH 0/4, v7] PCI, ACPI: Physical PCI slot objects Alex Chiang
2008-02-29  0:26 ` [PATCH 1/4] Remove path attribute from sgi_hotplug Alex Chiang
2008-03-03 18:48   ` Jesse Barnes
2008-03-03 18:54     ` Prarit Bhargava
2008-03-05  0:19       ` Alex Chiang
2008-02-29  0:27 ` [PATCH 2/4] Construct one fakephp slot per pci slot Alex Chiang
2008-02-29  0:28 ` [PATCH 3/4] Introduce pci_slot Alex Chiang
2008-03-01  5:24   ` Greg KH
2008-03-03 20:56     ` Alex Chiang
2008-03-04  5:58       ` Greg KH
2008-03-04 23:30   ` [PATCH 3/4, v8] " Alex Chiang
2008-02-29  0:29 ` [PATCH 4/4] ACPI PCI slot detection driver Alex Chiang
2008-03-01  5:25   ` Greg KH
2008-03-01 14:43     ` Matthew Wilcox
2008-03-04  5:49       ` Greg KH
2008-03-04 18:18         ` Jesse Barnes
2008-03-04 19:30           ` Greg KH
2008-03-04 20:02             ` Jesse Barnes
2008-03-04 20:12             ` Kristen Carlson Accardi
2008-03-04 23:09             ` Alex Chiang
2008-03-05  1:11               ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-05 20:20                 ` Alex Chiang
2008-03-05 20:34                   ` Matthew Wilcox
2008-03-06  2:07                   ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-11 13:10                   ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-11 13:13                     ` [PATCH 3/(3+1)] " Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-11 13:17                       ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-11 13:19                     ` [PATCH 4/(3+1)] Add quirks for " Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-11 13:28                     ` [PATCH 4/4] " Matthew Wilcox
2008-03-11 16:56                       ` Jesse Barnes [this message]
2008-03-12  5:51                         ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-12  4:08                       ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-11 18:04                     ` Kristen Carlson Accardi
2008-03-11 19:14                       ` Alex Chiang
2008-03-12 11:33                         ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-13  3:24                           ` Alex Chiang
2008-03-14  2:16                             ` Gary Hade
2008-03-14  5:34                               ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-18 20:49                                 ` Alex Chiang
2008-03-12 10:50                       ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-11 23:34                     ` Kristen Carlson Accardi
2008-03-12 12:59                       ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-04 22:58         ` Alex Chiang
2008-03-04 23:15           ` Greg KH
2008-03-04 23:46             ` Alex Chiang
2008-03-01  5:12 ` [PATCH 0/4, v7] PCI, ACPI: Physical PCI slot objects Greg KH
2008-03-03 23:35   ` Alex Chiang
2008-03-04  5:56     ` Greg KH
2008-03-25  4:13 [PATCH 0/4, v11] " Alex Chiang
2008-03-25  4:17 ` [PATCH 4/4] ACPI PCI slot detection driver Alex Chiang
2008-03-25  4:50   ` Kenji Kaneshige
2008-03-25 17:09 [PATCH 0/4, v12] PCI, ACPI: Physical PCI slot objects Alex Chiang
2008-03-25 17:14 ` [PATCH 4/4] ACPI PCI slot detection driver Alex Chiang

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