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From: Will Newton <will.newton@gmail.com>
To: Chris Ball <cjb@laptop.org>
Cc: Linux Kernel list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	linux-mmc@vger.kernel.org, Matt Fleming <matt@console-pimps.org>,
	linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] dw_mmc: Add Synopsys DesignWare mmc host driver.
Date: Sun, 12 Dec 2010 14:03:52 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <AANLkTinMYeWNLu8e7xyBTvjmeFMsJ5sDGtsCesu04d4K@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20101212135224.GA31812@void.printf.net>

On Sun, Dec 12, 2010 at 1:52 PM, Chris Ball <cjb@laptop.org> wrote:
> Hi Will,
>
> On Sun, Dec 12, 2010 at 10:57:44AM +0000, Will Newton wrote:
>> > drivers/mmc/host/dw_mmc.c: In function ‘dw_mci_pull_data64’:
>> > drivers/mmc/host/dw_mmc.c:998: error: implicit declaration of function ‘__raw_readq’
>> >
>> > because arch/arm doesn't implement raw versions of these 64-bit accesses.
>> > I'm surprised that this driver hasn't been compiled on ARM before!  What
>>
>> That particular bit of code has been added since it was last built for
>> arm. Our architecture can do 64bit accesses so we implement readq.
>> Unfortunately there doesn't seem to be a sane way to conditionalize
>> code for architectures that have or don't have readq, so I suspect
>> I'll have to just remove that branch of the if statement for now.
>
> (Russell, thanks for the excellent explanation.)
>
> Other drivers (MTD, gpio/basic_mmio_gpio.c, fs/fuse, pcm_oss.c)
> conditionalize uses of {read,write}q on BITS_PER_LONG >= 64, so
> something like this:

I don't think that's going to work, BITS_PER_LONG isn't equivalent to
"can do 64bit IO accesses", at least it isn't on our architecture. x86
is in the same situation it would appear, although x86 does explicitly
#define readq so it may be possible to #ifdef on that?

  reply	other threads:[~2010-12-12 14:03 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 29+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2010-12-06 15:53 [RESEND PATCH] " Will Newton
2010-12-08 11:55 ` Matt Fleming
2010-12-08 13:14   ` Will Newton
2010-12-08 14:21     ` [PATCH] " Will Newton
2010-12-08 16:07       ` Matt Fleming
2010-12-09  6:47       ` Chris Ball
2010-12-09 12:11         ` Will Newton
2010-12-09 16:01           ` Chris Ball
2010-12-09 17:24             ` Will Newton
     [not found]               ` <20101211192320.GA24430@void.printf.net>
2010-12-12  8:41                 ` Russell King - ARM Linux
2010-12-12 11:15                   ` Russell King - ARM Linux
2010-12-12 10:57                 ` Will Newton
2010-12-12 13:52                   ` Chris Ball
2010-12-12 14:03                     ` Will Newton [this message]
2010-12-12 14:11                       ` Russell King - ARM Linux
2010-12-12 14:31                         ` Will Newton
2010-12-12 14:47                           ` Russell King - ARM Linux
2010-12-12 15:17                             ` Will Newton
2010-12-16 17:04                 ` [PATCH v4] " Will Newton
2011-01-02  6:20                   ` Chris Ball
2011-01-18  7:54                   ` Jaehoon Chung
2011-01-18 10:21                     ` Will Newton
2011-02-08  6:38                       ` Jaehoon Chung
2011-02-08 10:29                         ` Will Newton
2011-02-08 10:49                           ` Jaehoon Chung
2011-02-08 12:06                             ` Will Newton
2010-12-09 17:35             ` [PATCH] " Chris Ball
2010-12-09 17:46               ` Will Newton
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2010-11-29 17:35 Will Newton

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