Re: [Pcihpd-discuss] [PATCH 1/3] - Altix: Add initial ACPI IO support

From: John Keller <jpk_at_sgi.com>
Date: 2006-10-05 23:10:45
> 
> On Wed, Oct 04, 2006 at 04:49:25PM -0500, John Keller wrote:
> > First phase in introducing ACPI support to SN.
> > In this phase, when running with an ACPI capable PROM,
> > the DSDT will define the root busses and all SN nodes
> > (SGIHUB, SGITIO). An ACPI bus driver will be registered
> > for the node devices, with the acpi_pci_root_driver being
> > used for the root busses. An ACPI vendor descriptor is
> > now used to pass platform specific information for both
> > nodes and busses, eliminating the need for the current
> > SAL calls. Also, with ACPI support, SN fixup code is no longer
> > needed to initiate the PCI bus scans, as the acpi_pci_root_driver
> > does that.
> 
> How do these three patches differ from the ones I added to my tree
> yesterday?

There are some merge conflicts cleaned up for [Patch 1/3]
in files:

include/asm-ia64/machvec.h
include/asm-ia64/machvec_sn2.h


Patches 2/3 and 3/3 are unchanged.


> 
> > Resend #2 - resync with TOT
> 
> "TOT"?

Top of tree - Linus' latest.


> 
> thanks,
> 
> greg k-h
> 

-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-ia64" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at  http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Received on Thu Oct 05 23:11:22 2006

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.8 : 2006-10-05 23:11:36 EST