Re: [Intel-gfx] [PATCH] drm/i915: compute wait_ioctl timeout correctly

From: John Stultz
Date: Thu Dec 04 2014 - 15:36:04 EST

On Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 10:51 AM, Daniel Vetter <daniel.vetter@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 7:16 PM, John Stultz <john.stultz@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 9:50 AM, Daniel Vetter <daniel.vetter@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> On Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 6:42 PM, John Stultz <john.stultz@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>> Sigh. So you're going to make me write a separate patch that moves it over?
>>> We've written it already, Imre posted the link to the old discussion:
>>> But if the first attempt doesn't sufficiently stick I tend to chase
>>> the patches any more. But if you want to resurrect this I could ping
>>> Imre and ask him to pick it up again or you could rebase his patches.
>> Well, last I saw the initial patch was buggy, no? I don't think I saw
>> it being resubmitted.
> I didn't see your reply in that thread nor in the v2 follow up at
> Maybe I missed
> it, but response seems to have been lukewarm overall.

Ok, I wasn't cc'ed on the v2, thanks for the pointer. There's some
general lukewarmness to all things jiffies, since getting rid of them
has been a long term goal forever. But overall that patch set seemed
ok (though I'm not a fan of macro generation of functions). But minor

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