Re: [PATCH] PM: HIBERNATION: add resume_wait param to supportMMC-like devices as resume file

From: Barry Song
Date: Fri Oct 07 2011 - 11:47:13 EST

2011/10/7 Barry Song <21cnbao@xxxxxxxxx>:
> 2011/10/7 Pavel Machek <pavel@xxxxxx>:
>>> 2011/9/29 Luca Tettamanti <>:
>>> > On Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 11:29 AM, Barry Song <Barry.Song@xxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> >> From: Barry Song <>
>>> >>
>>> >> Some devices like mmc are async detected very slow. For example,
>>> >> drivers/mmc/host/sdhci.c launchs a 200ms delayed work to detect
>>> >> mmc partitions then add disk.
>>> >>
>>> >> we do have wait_for_device_probe and scsi_complete_async_scans
>>> >> before calling swsusp_check, but it is not enough to wait mmc.
>>> >>
>>> >> This patch adds resumewait kernel param just like rootwait so
>>> >> that we have enough time to wait mmc ready. The differene is
>>> >> here we wait for resume partition but rootwait waits for rootfs
>>> >> partition.
>>> >
>>> > I assume that such a device would need "rootwait" to boot in the first
>>> > place; why don't you "overload" the param to also enable waiting in
>>> > the resume path?
>>> not real. for an embedded product, the type of the rootfs, the place
>>> of the rootfs Âand the way to mount rootfs are pretty flexible.
>>> even though both rootfs and resume file use mmc, they will be in
>>> different partitions at least. so i don't think rootwait can overload
>>> resumewait.
>> It would be good to at least model it the same way. rootdelay allows
>> you to specify time, which is important for USB devices...
> actually i considered resumedelay before i sent this resumewait patch.
> now resumedelay is not an indispensable feature to my application and
> most other systems since they are able to wait for the swap devices
> ready by resumewait.
> but of course we can have the resumedelay param as well just like
> rootdelay. since Rafael has applied this resumedelay patch, Âi can

sorry for typo. -> since Rafael has applied this *resumewait* patch

> treat resumedelay as one new seperate patch.
>> --
>> (english)
>> (cesky, pictures)
> -barry
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