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From: Martin Mares <mj@ucw.cz>
To: Greg KH <greg@kroah.com>
Cc: Matthew Wilcox <matthew@wil.cx>,
	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: Thu, 18 Jan 2007 22:01:10 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <mj+md-20070118.205904.29248.nikam@ucw.cz> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20070118090044.GA23596@kroah.com>

Hello!

> So, if it were to stay, where in the tree should it be?  Hanging off of
> the pci device that is the bridge?  Or just placing these files within
> the pci device directory itself, as it is the bridge.

I originally didn't realize that we already represent devices on the
subordinate bus as subdirectories of the bridge device's directory,
without any extra level of abstraction. So it probably makes sense
to put the bus-specific files there or, in case of a root bus, to
/sys/devices/pciXXXX:YY/.

				Have a nice fortnight
-- 
Martin `MJ' Mares                          <mj@ucw.cz>   http://mj.ucw.cz/
Faculty of Math and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Earth
"It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; What is essential is invisible to the eye." -- The Little Prince

  parent reply	other threads:[~2007-01-18 21:01 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 [this message]
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
2007-01-19  6:58     ` Grant Grundler
2007-01-27 16:16       ` Matthew Wilcox

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