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SubjectRe: [PATCH 4/4] Make Emulex lpfc driver legacy I/O port free
Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 07, 2006 at 09:23:19PM +0900, Kenji Kaneshige wrote:
>>No. Your idea is very similar to the idea of previous version of my patche
>>which had a bug. The problem is that it doesn't work if
>>is called before pci_enable_device*() (This is the correct order, though so
>>many drivers breaks this rule).
> Doesn't matter. Drivers not using pci_enable_device_noioport should be
> unaffect. Any any driver you convert should be fixed to do thing in
> the right order.

I mean the right order is

(1) pci_request_regions()
(2) pci_enable_device*()

So there are no chance to set the flag for pci_request_regions() to
know which regions should be requested.

Kenji Kaneshige
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