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From: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>
To: "Krzysztof Hałasa" <khalasa@piap.pl>
Cc: Bjorn Helgaas <bhelgaas@google.com>,
	linux-pci@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Revert "ARM: cns3xxx: pci: avoid potential stack overflow"
Date: Wed, 01 Jun 2016 23:09:47 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <11128570.JeBAgI5zQr@wuerfel> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <m3inxt17zo.fsf@t19.piap.pl>

On Wednesday, June 1, 2016 1:08:59 PM CEST Krzysztof Hałasa wrote:
> Bjorn Helgaas <bhelgaas@google.com> writes:
> 
> > This reverts commit 498a92d42596a7a32c042319eb62a4c3d8081cf1.
> >
> > Krzysztof reported that this change broke Cavium CNS3xxx, ARMv6 (Laguna
> > GW-2388) because the MRRS setting is never written to the hardware.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Bjorn Helgaas <bhelgaas@google.com>
> > CC: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>
> > CC: Krzysztof Hałasa <khalasa@piap.pl>
> > ---
> >  arch/arm/mach-cns3xxx/pcie.c |   71 ++++++++++++++++++++++++------------------
> >  1 file changed, 41 insertions(+), 30 deletions(-)
> 
> This, applied to v4.7-rc1, fixes the problem on my Laguna boards.
> 
> Tested-by: Krzysztof Hałasa <khalasa@piap.pl>
> 
> And as well
> 
> Acked-by: Krzysztof Hałasa <khalasa@piap.pl>

Thank!

Obviously, I'd rather not bring back the gcc warning or the potential
stack overflow (however unlikely).

What exactly is the problem we are seeing, and is there a way to fix
it on top of my patch? Are we perhaps just missing a call to
pcie_bus_configure_settings()?

Note that cns3xxx is in a bit of an odd state, as only half of the
platform code is even present in the kernel, and there is no effort
to change that. As far as I know, the board that this was tested on
is not present in the mainline kernel, and the board we support
is a development system that few people even own at this point.

	Arnd

  reply	other threads:[~2016-06-01 21:09 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-05-31 21:58 Bjorn Helgaas
2016-05-31 22:02 ` Bjorn Helgaas
2016-06-01 11:08 ` Krzysztof Hałasa
2016-06-01 21:09   ` Arnd Bergmann [this message]
2016-06-09  5:42     ` Krzysztof Hałasa
2016-06-09 14:42       ` Arnd Bergmann
2016-06-10 10:10         ` Krzysztof Hałasa
2016-06-10 21:57           ` Arnd Bergmann
2016-06-16  4:39             ` Krzysztof Hałasa
2016-06-09 17:01     ` Bjorn Helgaas

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