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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] EDAC: core EDAC support code
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    On Thursday 09 March 2006 23:36, Arjan van de Ven wrote:
    > ok so this is actually a per pci device property!
    > I would suggest moving this property to the pci device itself, not doing
    > it inside an edac directory.
    >
    > by doing that you get the advantage that 1) it's a more logical place,
    > and 2) users can do it even for 1 of 2 cards, if they have 2 cards of
    > the same make and 3) you can use the generic kernel quirk interface for
    > this and 4) drivers can in principle control this for their hardware in
    > complex cases
    >
    > I understand that on a PC, EDAC is the only user. but ppc has a similar
    > mechanism I suspect, and they more than likely would be able to share
    > this property....

    I'd be curious to hear people's opinions on the following idea:
    move the PCI bus parity error checking functionality from EDAC
    to the PCI subsystem.
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