[PATCH v4 1/3] xen/arm: Enable cpu_hotplug.c
stefano.stabellini at eu.citrix.com
Thu Oct 22 09:13:37 PDT 2015
On Wed, 21 Oct 2015, Stefano Stabellini wrote:
> On Wed, 21 Oct 2015, Boris Ostrovsky wrote:
> > On 10/21/2015 09:00 AM, Stefano Stabellini wrote:
> > > >
> > > > diff --git a/arch/x86/include/asm/xen/hypervisor.h
> > > > b/arch/x86/include/asm/xen/hypervisor.h
> > > > index d866959..8b2d4be 100644
> > > > --- a/arch/x86/include/asm/xen/hypervisor.h
> > > > +++ b/arch/x86/include/asm/xen/hypervisor.h
> > > > @@ -57,4 +57,9 @@ static inline bool xen_x2apic_para_available(void)
> > > > }
> > > > #endif
> > > > +#ifdef CONFIG_HOTPLUG_CPU
> > > > +void xen_arch_register_cpu(int num);
> > > > +void xen_arch_unregister_cpu(int num);
> > > > +#endif
> > Why not inline them here, just like you did for ARM?
> I don't think is good practice to define static inline functions under
> arch/something, then use them under drivers/something_else. It is
> tolerable if the static inline functions are empty and the driver in
> question cannot be compiled as module, like in this case for the arm.
> In addition the x86 implementation calls arch_(un)register_cpu, which
> requires #include <asm/cpu.h>, which doesn't compile if added to
Boris, does this explanation satisfy you?
Do you want me to change anything?
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