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From: Manuel Estrada Sainz <ranty@debian.org>
To: Matthew Wilcox <willy@debian.org>
Cc: Marcel Holtmann <marcel@holtmann.org>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	greg@kroah.com, Patrick Mochel <mochel@osdl.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Re: Firmware loading problem
Date: Sun, 27 Jul 2003 23:21:34 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20030727212134.GA9171@ranty.pantax.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20030727192111.GT1485@parcelfarce.linux.theplanet.co.uk>

On Sun, Jul 27, 2003 at 08:21:11PM +0100, Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 26, 2003 at 11:04:58AM +0200, Manuel Estrada Sainz wrote:
> > 	- hopefully adapt drivers/pci/pci-sysfs.c to this changes
> > 		- Please double check, I didn't look very carefully on
> > 		  this.
> 
> Definitely wrong.  I was going to undo this change since I realised how
> it doesn't work for you; but the change you made to the PCI code is wrong.
> It ends up copying everything to offset 0 from the buf address. 

 Exactly, and that is what sysfs code expects (with the rest of the
 patch), the buffer is just temporary storage, it doesn't really matter
 what offset you use as long as you don't write further than
 buffer+PAGE_SIZE and both sides of the issue agree.

> I wish Pat had cc'd me when making the change to the interface
> originally ;-(
> 
> I'll whip up a patch in a few minutes.

 Great.
 
 Have a nice day

 	Manuel
-- 
--- Manuel Estrada Sainz <ranty@debian.org>
                         <ranty@bigfoot.com>
			 <ranty@users.sourceforge.net>
------------------------ <manuel.estrada@hispalinux.es> -------------------
Let us have the serenity to accept the things we cannot change, courage to
change the things we can, and wisdom to know the difference.

  reply	other threads:[~2003-07-28  0:20 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-07-22 14:45 Marcel Holtmann
2003-07-22 14:55 ` Manuel Estrada Sainz
2003-07-22 15:38   ` Marcel Holtmann
2003-07-26  9:04     ` [PATCH] " Manuel Estrada Sainz
2003-07-26 11:14       ` Marcel Holtmann
2003-07-26 11:26         ` Manuel Estrada Sainz
2003-07-27 19:21       ` Matthew Wilcox
2003-07-27 21:21         ` Manuel Estrada Sainz [this message]
2003-08-01 15:05           ` Manuel Estrada Sainz
2003-08-01 18:50             ` Manuel Estrada Sainz

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