[PATCH linux dev-4.7] drivers/fsi: Flag FSI bus errors with dev_err( )
joel at jms.id.au
Fri Mar 10 11:04:05 AEDT 2017
On Fri, Mar 10, 2017 at 1:28 AM, Christopher Bostic
<cbostic at linux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote:
> On 3/9/17 4:51 AM, Joel Stanley wrote:
>> On Thu, Mar 9, 2017 at 10:32 AM, Christopher Bostic
>> <cbostic at linux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote:
>>> Currently not seeing details of any FSI bus errors that may
>>> occur. Send info via dev_err so that the type of FSI bus fail
>>> can be determined.
>> Are these really errors for normal users of the system?
>> I think these will only be useful for FSI developers. Use the dynamic
>> debug system for having developer errors.
> Hi Joel,
> On second thought I think the dynamic debug facilities will be enough.
> This change will generate more spam to console for benign bus errors during
> the normal scan process. I'll cancel submission.
Thanks for taking the time to consider. I agree that for now it would
be too much noise.
As the driver and userspace matures, we should make sure the userspace
performs appropriate error handing and logging.
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