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SubjectRe: [PATCH 06/24] thunderbolt: Introduce thunderbolt bus and connection manager
On Thu, May 18, 2017 at 5:38 PM, Mika Westerberg
<mika.westerberg@linux.intel.com> wrote:
> Thunderbolt fabric consists of one or more switches. This fabric is
> called domain and it is controlled by an entity called connection
> manager. The connection manager can be either internal (driven by a
> firmware running on the host controller) or external (software driver).
> This driver currently implements support for the latter.
>
> In order to manage switches and their properties more easily we model
> this domain structure as a Linux bus. Each host controller adds a domain
> device to this bus, and these devices are named as domainN where N
> stands for index or id of the current domain.
>
> We then abstract connection manager specific operations into a new
> structure tb_cm_ops and convert the existing tb.c to fill those
> accordingly. This makes it easier to add support for the internal
> connection manager in subsequent patches.

One nit below.

> +static void tb_domain_release(struct device *dev)
> +{
> + struct tb *tb = container_of(dev, struct tb, dev);
> +
> + if (tb->ctl)
> + tb_ctl_free(tb->ctl);

The usual pattern is to put such checks inside *_free() type of functions.

> +
> + destroy_workqueue(tb->wq);
> + ida_simple_remove(&tb_domain_ida, tb->index);
> + kfree(tb);
> +}

--
With Best Regards,
Andy Shevchenko

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