Re: [Patch v6 00/15] Enable support of IOAPIC hotplug on x86 platforms

From: Rafael J. Wysocki
Date: Thu Sep 25 2014 - 15:54:05 EST

On Thursday, September 25, 2014 03:33:13 PM Thomas Gleixner wrote:
> On Wed, 24 Sep 2014, Jiang Liu wrote:
> > This patch set enhances IOAPIC core and ACPI drivers to support IOAPIC
> > hotplug on x86 platforms. It's based on latest mainstream kernel at
> >
> >
> > You may pull it from
> > ioapic/hotplug_v6
> >
> > We have pick up several patches from Yinghai's original IOAPIC hotplug
> > patch set and reimplemented IOAPIC driver as an ACPI driver instead of
> > a PCI driver.
> >
> > It has been tested on a 4-socket Intel SDV with socket hot-addition
> > capability. Any suggestions are welcomed!
> This looks pretty good now.
> Though I'd like to have the Acked-bys for the ACPI portion of the
> series from the ACPI maintainers before I queue it up in tip.

Honestly, I need some time to review this. I'll try to do that next week
unless someone dupms an "interesting" bug report on me in the meantime.

> So this is going to be 3.19 material as we need some exposure in -next
> and other testing. I would also like to bring the other part of the
> rework (the hierarchical irqdomains) into testing ASAP.

Sounds good.


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