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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/5] ide: ->ide_dma_clear_irq() -> ->clear_irq()

Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz wrote:

> * Rename ->ide_dma_clear_irq method to ->clear_irq
> and move it from ide_hwif_t to struct ide_port_ops.
> * Move ->waiting_for_dma check inside ->clear_irq method.
> * Move ->dma_base check inside ->clear_irq method.
> piix.c:
> * Add ich_port_ops and remove init_hwif_ich() wrapper.
> There should be no functional changes caused by this patch.

Good. I think it's worth implementing this method in at least
cmd64x.c which actually reads the IDE interrupt latch bits (independent
from the DMA interrupt status) in the dma_test_irq() methods but never
clears them, so the latches may reflect a non-current state of the IDE
It may also be worth considering turning this method into
test-and-clear, so that we can get the actual IDE interrupt state on the
chips that implement this...

> Signed-off-by: Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <>

Acked-by: Sergei Shtylyov <>

MBR, Sergei

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