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From: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au>
To: Vaibhav Jain <vaibhav@linux.ibm.com>,
	linuxppc-dev@lists.ozlabs.org, linux-nvdimm@lists.01.org
Cc: Vaibhav Jain <vaibhav@linux.ibm.com>,
	"Aneesh Kumar K . V" <aneesh.kumar@linux.ibm.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v6 1/4] powerpc: Document details on H_SCM_HEALTH hcall
Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 16:04:01 +1000
Message-ID: <87r1w5echa.fsf@mpe.ellerman.id.au> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200420070711.223545-2-vaibhav@linux.ibm.com>

Vaibhav Jain <vaibhav@linux.ibm.com> writes:

> Add documentation to 'papr_hcalls.rst' describing the bitmap flags
> that are returned from H_SCM_HEALTH hcall as per the PAPR-SCM
> specification.
>
> Cc: Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>
> Cc: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au>
> Cc: "Aneesh Kumar K . V" <aneesh.kumar@linux.ibm.com>
> Signed-off-by: Vaibhav Jain <vaibhav@linux.ibm.com>
> ---
> Changelog:
>
> v5..v6
> * New patch in the series
> ---
>  Documentation/powerpc/papr_hcalls.rst | 43 ++++++++++++++++++++++++---
>  1 file changed, 39 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/Documentation/powerpc/papr_hcalls.rst b/Documentation/powerpc/papr_hcalls.rst
> index 3493631a60f8..9a5ba5eaf323 100644
> --- a/Documentation/powerpc/papr_hcalls.rst
> +++ b/Documentation/powerpc/papr_hcalls.rst
> @@ -220,13 +220,48 @@ from the LPAR memory.
>  **H_SCM_HEALTH**
>  
>  | Input: drcIndex
> -| Out: *health-bitmap, health-bit-valid-bitmap*
> +| Out: *health-bitmap (r4), health-bit-valid-bitmap (r5)*
>  | Return Value: *H_Success, H_Parameter, H_Hardware*
>  
>  Given a DRC Index return the info on predictive failure and overall health of
> -the NVDIMM. The asserted bits in the health-bitmap indicate a single predictive
> -failure and health-bit-valid-bitmap indicate which bits in health-bitmap are
> -valid.
> +the NVDIMM. The asserted bits in the health-bitmap indicate one or more states
> +(described in table below) of the NVDIMM and health-bit-valid-bitmap indicate
> +which bits in health-bitmap are valid.
> +
> +Health Bitmap Flags:
> +
> ++------+-----------------------------------------------------------------------+
> +|  Bit |               Definition                                              |
> ++======+=======================================================================+
> +|  00  | SCM device is unable to persist memory contents.                      |
> +|      | If the system is powered down, nothing will be saved.                 |
> ++------+-----------------------------------------------------------------------+

Are these correct bit numbers or backward IBM big endian bit numbers?

ie. which bit is LSB?

cheers
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Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-04-20  7:07 [PATCH v6 0/4] powerpc/papr_scm: Add support for reporting nvdimm health Vaibhav Jain
2020-04-20  7:07 ` [PATCH v6 1/4] powerpc: Document details on H_SCM_HEALTH hcall Vaibhav Jain
2020-04-30  6:04   ` Michael Ellerman [this message]
2020-05-04  8:52     ` Vaibhav Jain
2020-04-20  7:07 ` [PATCH v6 2/4] powerpc/papr_scm: Fetch nvdimm health information from PHYP Vaibhav Jain
2020-04-30  9:11   ` Michael Ellerman
2020-04-20  7:07 ` [PATCH v6 3/4] ndctl/papr_scm,uapi: Add support for PAPR nvdimm specific methods Vaibhav Jain
2020-04-30  9:17   ` Michael Ellerman
2020-04-30 11:07     ` Vaibhav Jain
2020-04-20  7:07 ` [PATCH v6 4/4] powerpc/papr_scm: Implement support for PAPR_SCM_PDSM_HEALTH Vaibhav Jain
2020-04-29  8:19 ` [PATCH v6 0/4] powerpc/papr_scm: Add support for reporting nvdimm health Aneesh Kumar K.V

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