LKML Archive on lore.kernel.org
help / color / mirror / Atom feed
From: Valdis.Kletnieks@vt.edu
To: Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org>
Cc: Pavel Roskin <proski@gnu.org>,
	benh@kernel.crashing.org, Dave Airlie <airlied@gmail.com>,
	Pekka Paalanen <pq@iki.fi>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, jbeulich@novell.com
Subject: Re: Replacement for page fault notifiers?
Date: Wed, 09 Jan 2008 15:44:22 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <25871.1199911462@turing-police.cc.vt.edu> (raw)
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Wed, 09 Jan 2008 20:26:44 GMT." <20080109202644.GA5514@infradead.org>

[-- Attachment #1: Type: text/plain, Size: 435 bytes --]

On Wed, 09 Jan 2008 20:26:44 GMT, Christoph Hellwig said:

> > Exactly.  In MadWifi, they are inlined on i386 and x86_64, and I cannot
> > ask every user with an unsupported card to get a Mac.
> 
> Maybe it's time to do some simple xoring in the ioremap return value
> to force them not to do such stupid things..

If an open-source driver did exactly the same thing, would it still be
stupid?  If so, what should it be doing instead?

[-- Attachment #2: Type: application/pgp-signature, Size: 226 bytes --]

      parent reply	other threads:[~2008-01-09 20:44 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 22+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-01-08 19:06 Pekka Paalanen
2008-01-08 20:32 ` Christoph Hellwig
2008-01-08 22:13   ` Dave Airlie
2008-01-09  0:26     ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2008-01-09 18:18       ` Pavel Roskin
2008-01-09 18:21         ` Christoph Hellwig
2008-01-09 19:58           ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2008-01-09 20:22             ` Christoph Hellwig
2008-01-10  0:42               ` Arjan van de Ven
2008-01-10  0:47                 ` Andi Kleen
2008-01-10  0:55                   ` Arjan van de Ven
2008-01-10  0:58                     ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2008-01-10  1:01                     ` Andi Kleen
2008-01-10  0:56                 ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2008-01-10  2:03                 ` Matt Mackall
2008-01-10  2:21                   ` Pavel Roskin
2008-01-10  2:30                     ` Matt Mackall
2008-01-10 18:44               ` Pekka Paalanen
2008-01-09 20:24             ` Pavel Roskin
2008-01-09 20:26               ` Christoph Hellwig
2008-01-09 20:41                 ` Pavel Roskin
2008-01-09 20:44                 ` Valdis.Kletnieks [this message]

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=25871.1199911462@turing-police.cc.vt.edu \
    --to=valdis.kletnieks@vt.edu \
    --cc=airlied@gmail.com \
    --cc=benh@kernel.crashing.org \
    --cc=hch@infradead.org \
    --cc=jbeulich@novell.com \
    --cc=linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=pq@iki.fi \
    --cc=proski@gnu.org \
    --subject='Re: Replacement for page fault notifiers?' \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for NNTP newsgroup(s).