Re: [V2,1/2] powerpc: Add module autoloading based on CPU features

From: Michael Ellerman
Date: Fri Jul 22 2016 - 01:51:07 EST

On Tue, 2016-19-07 at 04:03:52 UTC, Alastair D'Silva wrote:
> From: Alastair D'Silva <alastair@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> This patch provides the necessary infrastructure to allow drivers
> to be automatically loaded via UDEV. It implements the minimum
> required to be able to use module_cpu_feature_match to trigger
> the GENERIC_CPU_AUTOPROBE mechanisms.
> The features exposed are a mirror of the cpu_user_features
> (converted to an offset from a mask). This decision was made to
> ensure that the behavior between features for module loading and
> userspace are consistent.
> Signed-off-by: Alastair D'Silva <alastair@xxxxxxxxxxx>

Applied to powerpc next, thanks.