[PATCH v7 0/5] soc: aspeed: Add XDMA engine driver
andrew at aj.id.au
Sun Apr 5 16:57:35 AEST 2020
On Sat, 4 Apr 2020, at 01:22, Eddie James wrote:
> On 4/2/20 7:32 PM, Andrew Jeffery wrote:
> > On Fri, 3 Apr 2020, at 06:19, Eddie James wrote:
> >> This series adds a driver to control the Aspeed XDMA engine embedded in the
> >> AST2500 and AST2600. The XDMA engine performs automatic DMA operations
> >> over PCI-E between the Aspeed SOC (acting as a BMC) and a host processor.
> >> Changes since v6:
> >> - See individual patches
> > v7 is not an evolution on v6 - v7 contains a bunch of bugs that v6 fixed (at least
> > wrt locking). How did you generate this series?
> My goodness, I could have sworn that was v6. I took the series that was
> merged in the openbmc kernel. Must have gotten mixed up. -_-
No worries, hopefully v8 is in the right state :)
> > Also my name is misspelled in each of the Reviewed-by: tags which makes me
> > think that something has gone quite wrong with the posting of v7, and I'm
> > concerned that this was based on e.g. v5 but with my tags against v6 applied.
> Well thats because I added them manually since they had "disappeared" or
> so I thought from v6 during the application to openbmc... guess that
> should have been a warning sign
It certainly was for me!
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