MCTP over PCI on AST2500

Patrick Williams patrick at
Wed Jan 15 04:45:32 AEDT 2020

Hello Jeremy,

On Tue, Jan 14, 2020 at 02:20:52PM +0800, Jeremy Kerr wrote:
> Hi Ketan,
> Just a suggestion - you probably don't want to be passing MCTP messages over dbus - this is something we learnt from the IPMI implementation.

Is there a pointer to this "lesson learned" or the issues surrounding
it?  It seems like the btbridge is still using dbus, so I assume
host-ipmid is as well.

I'm curious to understand what the issues were/are.

Patrick Williams
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