[Linux-parport] [PATCH] parport: parport_pc: remove double PCI ID for NetMos
akpm at linux-foundation.org
Mon Dec 2 16:44:51 EST 2013
On Thu, 28 Nov 2013 11:35:11 +0100 Sebastian Andrzej Siewior <bigeasy at linutronix.de> wrote:
> On 11/27/2013 10:53 PM, Andrew Morton wrote:
> >> While here I also drop the entry for titan_1284p2 which is the same as
> >> netmos_9815.
> > Does this change have any runtime-visible effects?
> Titan p2 used to specify class + subclass which is now replaced with
> PCI_ID_ANY, I doubt this makes any difference at all.
> The only runtime visible change I notice is with KERN_DEBUG being
> visible. The card details are the same, it always prints
> |parport1: PC-style at 0xc120 (0xc128), irq 11, using FIFO
> However the ID that was used to detect the card is different:
> | PCI parallel port detected: 1415:c118, I/O at 0xc120(0xc128), IRQ 11
> | PCI parallel port detected: 9710:9805, I/O at 0xc120(0xc128), IRQ 11
> The wrong id print is printed for all devices which come after
> PCI_DEVICE_ID_OXSEMI_PCIe840_G in the id table because the code that
> prints the ID table assumes one id per entry.
> So we could
> - drop printk
> - use id->vendor + id->device instead
> - do the last item + remove parport_pc_pci_cards and pass the data
> struct as data.
> - nothing
> any preferences?
Well if the kernel is now printing the incorrect ID, we should fix
that. The message should match the discovered hardware, and it should
match whatever `lspci' says is there.
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