Greg KH greg at
Tue Mar 23 09:00:17 EST 2004

On Mon, Mar 22, 2004 at 03:50:44PM -0600, John H Rose wrote:
> > I still don't like the drivers/pci/hotplug changes, as they are very
> > platform specific.
> Are you commenting on the changes to the rpaphp files? The affected
> files are entirely platform specific, so I don't understand.

He has implemented a PPC64 specific way to power off a pci slot.  I
object to that.

> Regardless, the hotplug script does get called as Nathan points out.

But it gets called for a ACTION=remove event, after the card is gone.  I
want a ACTION=fault event before anything touches the card to give
usersapce an option of what it wants to do about the fault.  See the
archives of this thread for details...


greg k-h

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