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From: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@rjwysocki.net>
To: Mika Westerberg <mika.westerberg@linux.intel.com>
Cc: Zhang Rui <rui.zhang@intel.com>,
	linux-acpi@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	bhelgaas@google.com, matthew.garrett@nebula.com,
	rafael.j.wysocki@intel.com, dmitry.torokhov@gmail.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH V7 08/11] ACPI: always register memory hotplug scan handler even if CONFIG_X86_INTEL_LPSS is cleared
Date: Mon, 26 May 2014 14:40:58 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <2390763.sjfZLLMhWb@vostro.rjw.lan> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20140526115235.GD1765@lahna.fi.intel.com>

On Monday, May 26, 2014 02:52:35 PM Mika Westerberg wrote:
> On Mon, May 26, 2014 at 01:53:39PM +0200, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> > > I'm wondering whether it is worth the ugliness to get platform bus
> > > enumeration the default?
> > > 
> > > Since you already have the PNP whitelist, can't we just use that for PNP
> > > and keep these files as they are? In other words, don't make any kind of
> > > physical device by default and let the scan handlers to decide.
> > 
> > Well, that's tempting, but then we'd get one more whitelist pretty much without
> > any benefit, because we'd be still going to have the list in acpi_platform.c.
> > 
> > The purpose of the whole exercise is not to prevent PNP devices from being
> > created by default (which admittedly is a nice side effect), but to get rid
> > of the white list in acpi_platform.c - and in particular, to avoid the
> > necessity to add every ACPI-enumerated platform device to that list in the
> > future.
> 
> Yes, I understand but that list currently has only 5 entries. Are
> we expecting to have much more entries there in the future?

Yes, we are.  Pretty much anything that's DT-enumerable today may be
ACPI-enumerable in the future.  But you should know that. ;-)

> For LPSS devices we can't get rid of the list since we need to pass
> ->driver_data based on the _HID anyway.

Obviously.

Rafael


  reply	other threads:[~2014-05-26 12:23 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 40+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-05-22 18:02 [PATCH V7 00/11] ACPI: ACPI enumeration rework Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 01/11] ACPI: introduce .match() callback for ACPI scan handler Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 02/11] PNPACPI: use whilte list for pnpacpi device enumeration Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:14   ` Bjorn Helgaas
2014-05-23  0:00     ` Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 03/11] ACPI: remove ids that does not comply with the ACPI PNP id rule Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 04/11] ACPI: remove unsupported serial PNP ids from acpi pnp scan handler id lsit Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 05/11] ACPI: allow scan handlers without .attach() callback Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 06/11] ACPI: always register container scan handler even if CONFIG_ACPI_CONTAINER is cleared Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 07/11] ACPI: always register memory hotplug scan handler even if CONFIG_ACPI_HOTPLUG_MEMORY " Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 08/11] ACPI: always register memory hotplug scan handler even if CONFIG_X86_INTEL_LPSS " Zhang Rui
2014-05-26 10:56   ` Mika Westerberg
2014-05-26 11:53     ` Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-26 11:52       ` Mika Westerberg
2014-05-26 12:40         ` Rafael J. Wysocki [this message]
2014-05-26 12:58           ` Mika Westerberg
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 09/11] ACPI: introduce platform_id flag Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 10/11] ACPI: use platform bus as the default bus for _HID enumeration Zhang Rui
2014-05-26 10:21   ` Mika Westerberg
2014-05-28  7:16     ` Zhang Rui
2014-05-22 18:02 ` [PATCH V7 11/11] ACPI: introduce acpi platform exclude id list Zhang Rui
2014-05-30  2:20 ` [PATCH 0/10] ACPI enumeration rework (was: Re: [PATCH V7 00/11] ACPI: ACPI enumeration rework) Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30  2:21   ` [PATCH 1/10] ACPI / scan: .match() callback for ACPI scan handlers Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30  2:23   ` [PATCH 2/10] ACPI / PNP: use device ID list for PNPACPI device enumeration Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30  2:24   ` [PATCH 3/10] ACPI / scan: drop IDs that do not comply with the ACPI PNP ID rule Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30  2:25   ` [PATCH 4/10] ACPI / scan: drop unsupported serial IDs from PNP ACPI scan handler ID list Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30  2:26   ` [PATCH 5/10] ACPI / scan: introduce platform_id device PNP type flag Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30  2:27   ` [PATCH 6/10] ACPI / scan: Change the meaning of missing .attach() in scan handlers Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30  2:28   ` [PATCH 7/10] ACPI / scan: always register container scan handler Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30  2:29   ` [PATCH 8/10] ACPI / scan: always register memory hotplug " Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30  2:30   ` [PATCH 9/10] ACPI / scan: always register ACPI LPSS " Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30 12:34     ` [Update][PATCH " Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30  2:30   ` [PATCH 10/10] ACPI / scan: use platform bus type by default for _HID enumeration Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-30 12:35     ` [Update][PATCH " Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-31  5:56       ` Zhang Rui
2014-05-31  6:29         ` Zhang Rui
2014-05-30  8:33   ` [PATCH 0/10] ACPI enumeration rework (was: Re: [PATCH V7 00/11] ACPI: ACPI enumeration rework) Mika Westerberg
2014-05-30 12:17     ` Rafael J. Wysocki
2014-05-31 14:46   ` Zhang Rui
2014-05-31 22:29     ` Rafael J. Wysocki

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