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SubjectRe: [RFC PATCH 12/13] driver core: firmware loader: use small timeout for cache device firmware
On Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 8:36 PM, Borislav Petkov <> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 01:00:12AM +0800, Ming Lei wrote:
>> Because device_cache_firmwares only cache the firmware which has been
>> loaded sucessfully at leat once, using a small loading timeout should
> least
>> be OK.
> Your commit message doesn't explain why exactly we decrease the timeout:

I have explained it. Because the firmware has been loaded successfully at least
once, so it is very probably to not timeout.

> you should probably say that this patch overrides the default 60s
> timeout because we're in pre-suspend/-hibernate mode where we have
> userspace and are able to load the firmware quickly.

No, it is not what I was saying.

Ming Lei

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