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From: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <>
To: Andre Przywara <>
Cc: Thomas Renninger <>, Matthew Garret <>,,,,
	Andreas Herrmann <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/8 v2] acpi-cpufreq: Move modern AMD cpufreq support to acpi-cpufreq
Date: Wed, 5 Sep 2012 15:46:22 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Tuesday, September 04, 2012, Andre Przywara wrote:
> Hi,
> now the second, revised version of the patch set. I now tested loading
> both drivers after each other in several combinations, after two bug
> fixes this now works as expected.
> I added a patch to move messages from powernow-k8 after the initialization
> phase, so it remains silent if driver loading fails.
> I also rearranged the patches so that the powernow-k8 feature removal patch is
> now the last one and is somewhat optional. I still prefer to have it in,
> but it can be dropped if needed. Then powernow-k8 will still support modern
> AMD CPUs, but will emit a warning message.
> Regards,
> Andre
> Changes from v1:
> * added hints to Kconfig about CPU support
> * merge documentation from separate patch into the feature patch
> * add deprecation warning
> * prefix acpi-cpufreq warning messages with module name
> * bugfix: avoid boost init it driver registration failed
> * bugfix: fix module redirect request call (was not reached before)

I have applied the whole series to the linux-next branch of the linux-pm.git
tree, but I'm quite unsure about [7/8].  Is it really necessary?  I mean, since
we want users to switch to a different driver anyway, which already has a knob
providing the functionality in question, what's the point really?


  parent reply	other threads:[~2012-09-05 13:40 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-09-04  8:28 [PATCH 0/8 v2] acpi-cpufreq: Move modern AMD cpufreq support to acpi-cpufreq Andre Przywara
2012-09-04  8:28 ` [PATCH 1/8 v2] acpi-cpufreq: Add support for modern AMD CPUs Andre Przywara
2012-09-04  8:28 ` [PATCH 2/8 v2] acpi-cpufreq: Add quirk to disable _PSD usage on all " Andre Przywara
     [not found]   ` <>
2012-09-17  7:41     ` Andre Przywara
2012-09-17 11:40       ` Thomas Renninger
2012-09-04  8:28 ` [PATCH 3/8 v2] cpufreq: Add warning message to powernow-k8 Andre Przywara
2012-09-04  8:28 ` [PATCH 4/8 v2] powernow-k8: delay info messages until initialization has succeeded Andre Przywara
2012-09-04  8:28 ` [PATCH 5/8 v2] ACPI: Add fixups for AMD P-state figures Andre Przywara
2012-09-04  8:28 ` [PATCH 6/8 v2] acpi-cpufreq: Add support for disabling dynamic overclocking Andre Przywara
2012-09-04  8:28 ` [PATCH 7/8 v2] acpi-cpufreq: Add compatibility for legacy AMD cpb sysfs knob Andre Przywara
2012-09-04  8:28 ` [PATCH 8/8 v2] cpufreq: Remove support for hardware P-state chips from powernow-k8 Andre Przywara
2012-09-05 13:46 ` Rafael J. Wysocki [this message]
2012-09-05 14:25   ` [PATCH 0/8 v2] acpi-cpufreq: Move modern AMD cpufreq support to acpi-cpufreq Thomas Renninger
2012-09-05 15:05     ` Andre Przywara

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