Re: [PATCH] arm64: fix a migrating irq bug when hotplug cpu

From: Will Deacon
Date: Tue Sep 01 2015 - 04:48:28 EST

On Mon, Aug 31, 2015 at 01:20:31PM +0100, Marc Zyngier wrote:
> On Sun, 30 Aug 2015 21:15:56 +0800
> Hanjun Guo <hanjun.guo@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > I agree. In arch/arm64/kernel/irq.c the irq migrate code is the same
> > as ARM32, and it's duplicate. But this is a bugfix, can we fix it in
> > a simple way, and refactor the code later?
> I'm not buying this.
> I really can't see how adding more duplication can be beneficial. It is
> not so much that there is duplication between arm and arm64 that
> bothers me (as if that was the only thing...). The real issue is that
> there is duplication between the arch code and the core code.
> Migrating interrupts is a core code matter, and that's were it should
> be handled IMHO. Plus, we're in the merge window, and there is plenty
> of time to get this fixed the proper way.

Yup. I suggested this over a year ago but not sure why nothing happened:

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