Re: [PATCH 1/4] PCI: pciehp: Clean up debug logging

From: Bjorn Helgaas
Date: Thu Jun 18 2015 - 14:01:37 EST

On Thu, Jun 18, 2015 at 12:27 PM, Rajat Jain <rajatja@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi,
> On Thu, Jun 18, 2015 at 9:12 AM, Bjorn Helgaas <bhelgaas@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> The pciehp debug logging is overly verbose and often redundant. Almost all
>> of the information printed by dbg_ctrl() is also printed by the normal PCI
>> core enumeration code and by pcie_init().
>> Remove the redundant debug info.
>> When claiming a pciehp bridge, we print the slot characteristics, e.g.,
>> Slot #6 AttnBtn- AttnInd- PwrInd- PwrCtrl- MRL- Interlock- NoCompl+ LLActRep+
>> Add the Hot-Plug Capable and Hot-Plug Surprise bits to this information,
> If the slot is not hotplug capable. then pciehp wouldn't claim it in
> the first place.
> So printing of "hotplug capable" may really not be needed..

Yes, I did think about that, and you're right that it probably isn't
needed. But the criteria for claiming a slot and deciding whether
acpiphp or pciehp should manage it are not 100% clear yet, so I
figured it wouldn't hurt to be a bit more transparent.

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