Re: [PATCH v7] platform/x86: intel_pmc_core: Attach using APCI HID "INT33A1"
From: Rajat Jain
Date: Sun Sep 08 2019 - 16:08:07 EST
On Sat, Sep 7, 2019 at 10:42 AM Andy Shevchenko
> On Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 1:44 AM Rajat Jain <rajatja@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > On Thu, Jun 27, 2019 at 8:34 PM Rajat Jain <rajatja@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > >
> > > Most modern platforms already have the ACPI device "INT33A1" that could
> > > be used to attach to the driver. Switch the driver to using that and
> > > thus make the intel_pmc_core.c a pure platform_driver.
> > >
> > > Some of the legacy platforms though, may still not have this ACPI device
> > > in their ACPI tables. Thus for such platforms, move the code to manually
> > > instantiate a platform_device into a new file of its own. This would
> > > instantiate the intel_pmc_core platform device and thus attach to
> > > the driver, if the ACPI device for the same ("INT33A1") is not present
> > > in a system where it should be. This was discussed here:
> > > https://www.mail-archive.com/linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx/msg1966991.html
> > HI Andy, Rajneesh, this seems to have fallen through the cracks. Any
> > comments here on this patch?
> % git tag --list v5.3* --contains b02f6a2ef0a1
Oops, my apologies, I failed to notice it.
> With Best Regards,
> Andy Shevchenko