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Subject[PATCH 5/7] ppc64: EEH handle empty PCI slot failure
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05-eeh-empty-slot-error.patch

Performing PCI config-space reads to empty PCI slots can lead to reports of
"permanent failure" from the firmware. Ignore permanent failures on empty slots.

Signed-off-by: Linas Vepstas <linas@linas.org>

Index: linux-2.6.14-rc2-git6/arch/ppc64/kernel/eeh.c
===================================================================
--- linux-2.6.14-rc2-git6.orig/arch/ppc64/kernel/eeh.c 2005-09-29 16:06:25.583986100 -0500
+++ linux-2.6.14-rc2-git6/arch/ppc64/kernel/eeh.c 2005-09-29 16:06:33.567867154 -0500
@@ -617,7 +617,32 @@
* In any case they must share a common PHB.
*/
ret = read_slot_reset_state(pdn, rets);
- if (!(ret == 0 && rets[1] == 1 && (rets[0] == 2 || rets[0] == 4))) {
+
+ /* If the call to firmware failed, punt */
+ if (ret != 0) {
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "EEH: read_slot_reset_state() failed; rc=%d dn=%s\n",
+ ret, dn->full_name);
+ __get_cpu_var(false_positives)++;
+ return 0;
+ }
+
+ /* If EEH is not supported on this device, punt. */
+ if (rets[1] != 1) {
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "EEH: event on unsupported device, rc=%d dn=%s\n",
+ ret, dn->full_name);
+ __get_cpu_var(false_positives)++;
+ return 0;
+ }
+
+ /* If not the kind of error we know about, punt. */
+ if (rets[0] != 2 && rets[0] != 4 && rets[0] != 5) {
+ __get_cpu_var(false_positives)++;
+ return 0;
+ }
+
+ /* Note that config-io to empty slots may fail;
+ * we recognize empty because they don't have children. */
+ if ((rets[0] == 5) && (dn->child == NULL)) {
__get_cpu_var(false_positives)++;
return 0;
}
@@ -650,7 +675,7 @@
/* Most EEH events are due to device driver bugs. Having
* a stack trace will help the device-driver authors figure
* out what happened. So print that out. */
- dump_stack();
+ if (rets[0] != 5) dump_stack();
schedule_work(&eeh_event_wq);

return 0;
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