[lkml]   [2006]   [Mar]   [10]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [PATCH] EDAC: core EDAC support code
    On Fri, 2006-03-10 at 11:06 +0000, Tim Small wrote:
    > Arjan van de Ven wrote:
    > > It depends on how many PCI devices in your machine you wish to
    > >
    > >>blacklist or whitelist. The motivation for this feature is that
    > >>certain known badly-designed devices report an endless stream of
    > >>spurious PCI bus parity errors. We want to skip such devices when
    > >>checking for PCI bus parity errors.
    > >>
    > >>
    > >
    > >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.
    > >
    > >
    > Yes, this seems more sensible to me. For one thing, I suspect that just
    > keying on vendor:device is probably too blunt for this and that
    > blacklisting a particular PCI device revision is a likely requirement,
    > as well as subsystem vendor/subsystem device.

    and maybe even something as funky as firmware version.
    So it for sure is a per device (not per ID) property, and something that
    needs a global quirk table kind of thing with the option to do per
    driver overrides

    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2006-03-10 12:43    [W:0.021 / U:1.872 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site