lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2010]   [Mar]   [10]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: [PATCH] irq: move some interrupt arch_* functions into struct irq_chip.
From
Date
Ian Campbell <Ian.Campbell@citrix.com> writes:

> On Wed, 2010-03-10 at 17:42 +0000, Eric W. Biederman wrote:
>>
>>
>> Ian Xen in this sense is simply not x86. irq_cfg is not acpi or
>> ioapic or anything but x86 specific. It has everything to do with
>> having a per cpu vector table of 256 entries and architecturally
>> receiving a vector number when an interrupt is fired.
>>
>> It totally makes sense for Xen to do something different because
>> architecturally it has a completely different irq subsystem.
>
> OK, so that sounds like you would like the same patchset but without the
> irq_cfg renaming? or potentially with renaming to x86_blah instead (I'll
> rework to your preference).

Currently the renaming really makes it unclear what you are doing and for
some reason the description of the renaming rubbed me the wrong way.

Eric


\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2010-03-10 19:17    [W:0.052 / U:11.152 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site