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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v3 03/17] powerpc: Add PFO support to the VIO bus
    On Fri, 2012-05-11 at 07:58 +1000, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
    > >
    > > Having the timeout and retries in this function is the wrong thing to do.
    > > We'll resubmit this without the loop and the caller will be responsible for
    > > retrying the operations.
    > >
    > > I would rather have the caller cede the processor or alter thread
    > > priority where appropriate than doing that in this function. I don't
    > > think this should be done in this crypto driver.
    > That sounds right indeed... as long as the upper crypto layer has a
    > concept of "try again later"... if it doesn't it will result in random
    > funny failures :-)

    Ping ?

    So I'm merging 1 to 5 (ie, up to and including the hwrng driver). I will
    still merge the rest if you send a fix for that in the next day or so
    but not much longer.


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