[PATCH 03/11] irqchip / GIC: Add GIC version support in ACPI MADT
tglx at linutronix.de
Thu May 21 07:39:25 PDT 2015
On Thu, 21 May 2015, Hanjun Guo wrote:
> On 2015年05月21日 04:02, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
> > On Mon, 18 May 2015, Hanjun Guo wrote:
> > > diff --git a/drivers/acpi/irq.c b/drivers/acpi/irq.c
> > > index 65d6b93..855ead9 100644
> > > --- a/drivers/acpi/irq.c
> > > +++ b/drivers/acpi/irq.c
> > > @@ -32,6 +32,9 @@ void __init acpi_irqchip_init(void)
> > > if (acpi_disabled)
> > > return;
> > >
> > > + if (acpi_gic_version_init())
> > > + return;
> > This looks just wrong. acpi_irqchip_init() is a generic ACPI function
> > and now you stick a GIC specific callback into it?
> For now, acpi_irqchip_init() just introduced for GIC init, not for
> APIC init for x86, and I don't see the usage in the near future.
> > What calls acpi_irqchip_init?
> I renamed it as acpi_irq_init() in the later patch, which
> is called in irqchip_init() in drivers/irqchip/irqchip.c
> to init irqchip when DT is not available.
Neither of those names is a good choice as they suggest that this is a
generic acpi mechanism while in fact it is a GIC specific ACPI
extension. And its therefor wrong to put that code into drivers/acpi.
It belongs into drivers/irqchip/gic-acpi.c or some other descriptive
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