Re: [PATCH] genirq: fix virtual irq demuxer related comments
From: Mark Rutland
Date: Fri Feb 20 2015 - 11:13:37 EST
On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 04:14:25PM +0000, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 04:43:12PM +0100, Boris Brezillon wrote:
> > Replace remaining 'Dumb' occurrences by 'Virtual'.
> > Remove inappropriate notes in kerneldoc headers.
> > Signed-off-by: Boris Brezillon <boris.brezillon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Thanks, squished into the other one.
Would you be able to drop the virtual demuxer patch(es) for now?
The fundamental problem here is that a physical IRQ is shared by wakeup
and IRQF_NO_SUSPEND handlers. Neither the virtual demuxer nor the flag
approach solve that problem.
Boris and I have spoken on IRC and have some ideas as to what we could
do, but no code just yet.
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