Re: [PATCH 1/1] driver,usb: Fix a warning in uhci-hcd driver
From: Alan Stern
Date: Sun Apr 28 2013 - 14:55:25 EST
On Sun, 28 Apr 2013, ZhenHua wrote:
> >>> In fact, the patch is so easy that I am including it below. Please
> >>> test this (without either of your patches) to see if it works.
> >>> Alan Stern
> >>> Index: usb-3.9/drivers/usb/host/uhci-hub.c
> >>> ===================================================================
> >>> --- usb-3.9.orig/drivers/usb/host/uhci-hub.c
> >>> +++ usb-3.9/drivers/usb/host/uhci-hub.c
> >>> @@ -225,7 +225,8 @@ static int uhci_hub_status_data(struct u
> >>> /* auto-stop if nothing connected for 1 second */
> >>> if (any_ports_active(uhci))
> >>> uhci->rh_state = UHCI_RH_RUNNING;
> >>> - else if (time_after_eq(jiffies, uhci->auto_stop_time))
> >>> + else if (time_after_eq(jiffies, uhci->auto_stop_time) &&
> >>> + !uhci->wait_for_hp)
> >>> suspend_rh(uhci, UHCI_RH_AUTO_STOPPED);
> >>> break;
> >> I have tested the UHCI_RH_RUNNING_NODEVS case yeasterday, and it works.
> >> But the function suspend_rh is also called in other places, so I think
> >> it only fixes
> >> the warning when auto stop is called, but not fix the warning when
> >> uhci's bus_suspend
> >> is called, it will come out again.
> > Have you tried this? I expect the warning will not occur when the
> > bus_suspend routine is called, because then there will be a 1-ms delay,
> > not just a 400-us delay.
> I tested this, and the warning is gone. Is this patch committed ?
> I need to paste the link to suse bugzilla.
You must be joking. I wrote that patch while composing the email
message to you, and nobody except you has tested it.
Since you confirm that it works, I will submit it. But new patches
like this won't be accepted until after the upcoming merge window
closes, which won't be for more than two weeks.
> >> And if you add uhci->wait_for_hp check in the UHCI_RH_RUNNING_NODEVS case,
> >> all hp uhci devices will not auto stop, not only the virtual devices. I
> >> guess it may waste resource.
> > If you want, you can add a new flag specifically for virtual
> > controllers. But it shouldn't matter -- as long as your kernels are
> > built with CONFIG_PM_RUNTIME enabled, there won't be any significant
> > waste of resources.
> > Alan Stern
> I think we can check the product id to determine whether a device is
> Do you know if there is another way to check this?
I don't know anything at all about your virtual UHCI controllers, other
than what you have told me. In particular, I don't know what product
IDs are used by HP's virtual and non-virtual controllers. Maybe
somebody else at HP can tell you.
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