On Tue, Feb 16, 2016 at 03:45:11PM -0600, Aravind Gopalakrishnan wrote:
/*I don't think that's what threshold_restart_bank() does...
+ * Set the error_count and interrupt_enable sysfs attributes here.
+ * This function gets called during the init phase and when someone
+ * makes changes to either of the sysfs attributes.
+ * During init phase, we also program Interrupt type as 'APIC' and
+ * verify if LVT offset obtained from MCx_MISC is valid.
* Called via smp_call_function_single(), must be called with correct
* cpu affinity.
Also, that comment is too much - it shouldn't explain "what" but "why".
@@ -262,6 +267,11 @@ static int setup_APIC_deferred_error(int reserved, int new)No, that's basically spelling what the code does.
+ * Obtain LVT offset from MSR_CU_DEF_ERR and call
+ * setup_APIC_deferred_error() to program relevant APIC register.
+ * Also, register a deferred error interrupt handler
static void deferred_error_interrupt_enable(struct cpuinfo_x86 *c)That should be in form of comments explaining what the members of struct
u32 low = 0, high = 0;
@@ -338,6 +348,14 @@ nextaddr_out:
+ * struct threshold_block descriptor tracks useful info regarding the
+ * banks' MISC register. Among other things, it tracks whether interrupt
+ * is possible for the given bank, the threshold limit and the sysfs object
+ * that outputs these info.
threshold_block are, where that struct is defined.
Initializing the struct here, programmingAlso spelling the code.
+ * LVT offset for threshold interrupts and registering a interrupt handler
+ * if we haven't already done so