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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/5] mrst_pmu: driver for Intel Moorestown Power Management Unit
On 08/03/2011 12:44 PM, Len Brown wrote:
> From: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
>
> The Moorestown (MRST) Power Management Unit (PMU) driver
> directs the SOC power states in the "Langwell" south complex (SCU).
>
> It hooks pci_platform_pm_ops[] and thus observes all PCI ".set_state"
> requests. For devices in the SC, the pmu driver translates those
> PCI requests into the appropriate commands for the SCU.
>
> The PMU driver helps implement S0i3, a deep system idle power idle state.
> Entry into S0i3 is via cpuidle, just like regular processor c-states.
> S0i3 depends on pre-conditions including uni-processor, graphics off,
> and certain IO devices in the SC must be off. If those pre-conditions
> are met, then the PMU allows cpuidle to enter S0i3, otherwise such requests
> are demoted, either to Atom C4 or Atom C6.
>
> This driver is based on prototype work by Bruce Flemming,
> Illyas Mansoor, Rajeev D. Muralidhar, Vishwesh M. Rudramuni,
> Hari Seshadri and Sujith Thomas. The current driver also
> includes contributions from H. Peter Anvin, Arjan van de Ven,
> Kristen Accardi, and Yong Wang.
>
> Thanks for additional review feedback from Alan Cox and Randy Dunlap.
>
> Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
> Acked-by: Alan Cox <alan@linux.intel.com>
> ---
> MAINTAINERS | 6 +
> arch/x86/platform/mrst/Makefile | 1 +
> arch/x86/platform/mrst/pmu.c | 817 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> arch/x86/platform/mrst/pmu.h | 234 +++++++++++
> 4 files changed, 1058 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
> create mode 100644 arch/x86/platform/mrst/pmu.c
> create mode 100644 arch/x86/platform/mrst/pmu.h
>

Acked-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>

-hpa



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