Re: [PATCH 2/3] pci: Clamp pcie_set_readrq() when using "performance" settings

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Tue Oct 04 2011 - 11:49:18 EST

On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 8:40 AM, Benjamin Herrenschmidt
<benh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hopefully most of these patches only affect the "performance" setting
> which is no longer the default.
> But yes, more reviews are always welcome.

Well, bcrl argues that patches 1-2 of 3 are actively wrong.

Quite frankly, my gut feel is that this late in the game, the only
patch I should apply is 3/3, and even that I wonder about. But that
seems to *really* disable all the games we do, and that all seem to be

Comments? Please? I'm going to do an -rc9 today, and after that I'll
be travelling a lot, so..

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