Re: [PATCH 3/3] checkpatch: add virt barriers
From: Michael S. Tsirkin
Date: Fri Jan 08 2016 - 05:15:16 EST
On Mon, Jan 04, 2016 at 02:11:37PM -0800, Joe Perches wrote:
> On Mon, 2016-01-04 at 23:07 +0200, Michael S. Tsirkin wrote:
> > On Mon, Jan 04, 2016 at 08:47:53AM -0800, Joe Perches wrote:
> > > On Mon, 2016-01-04 at 13:37 +0200, Michael S. Tsirkin wrote:
> > > > Add virt_ barriers to list of barriers to check for
> > > > presence of a comment.
> > >
> > > Are these virt_ barriers used anywhere?
> > >
> > > I see some virtio_ barrier like uses.
> > They will be :) They are added and used by patchset
> > arch: barrier cleanup + barriers for virt
> > See
> > http://article.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel.virtualization/26555
> Ah, OK, thanks.
> Are the virtio_ barriers going away?
> If not, maybe those should be added too.
I don't mind. I'll queue a patch like that.