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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Re: Firmware loading problem
    On Sun, Jul 27, 2003 at 11:21:34PM +0200, Manuel Estrada Sainz wrote:
    > On Sun, Jul 27, 2003 at 08:21:11PM +0100, Matthew Wilcox wrote:
    > > On Sat, Jul 26, 2003 at 11:04:58AM +0200, Manuel Estrada Sainz wrote:
    > > > - hopefully adapt drivers/pci/pci-sysfs.c to this changes
    > > > - Please double check, I didn't look very carefully on
    > > > this.
    > >
    > > Definitely wrong. I was going to undo this change since I realised how
    > > it doesn't work for you; but the change you made to the PCI code is wrong.
    > > It ends up copying everything to offset 0 from the buf address.
    > Exactly, and that is what sysfs code expects (with the rest of the
    > patch), the buffer is just temporary storage, it doesn't really matter
    > what offset you use as long as you don't write further than
    > buffer+PAGE_SIZE and both sides of the issue agree.

    My fault, I was severely misguided here, Matthew is of course write.
    Now that I understand the issue a little deeper I'll try send a correct
    patch to get the issue done with.

    Have a nice day


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