On Wed, 2015-08-26 at 17:29 -0600, Toshi Kani wrote:
On Thu, 2015-08-27 at 01:16 +0200, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 26, 2015 at 11:12 PM, Toshi Kani <toshi.kani(a)hp.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, 2015-08-26 at 10:16 -0700, Dan Williams wrote:
> > > On Wed, Aug 26, 2015 at 9:20 AM, Toshi Kani <toshi.kani(a)hp.com>
> > > wrote:
> > > > ACPI 6.0 NFIT Memory Device State Flags in Table 5-129 defines
> > > > bit 3 as follows.
> > > >
> > > > Bit  set to 1 to indicate that the Memory Device is observed
> > > > to be not armed prior to OSPM hand off. A Memory Device is
> > > > considered armed if it is able to accept persistent writes.
> > > >
> > > > This bit is currently defined as ACPI_NFIT_MEM_ARMED, which can be
> > > > confusing as if the Memory Device is armed when this bit is set.
> > > >
> > > > Change the name to ACPI_NFIT_MEM_NOT_ARMED per the spec.
> > > >
> > > > Signed-off-by: Toshi Kani <toshi.kani(a)hp.com>
> > > > Cc: Dan Williams <dan.j.williams(a)intel.com>
> > > > Cc: Bob Moore <robert.moore(a)intel.com>
> > > > Cc: Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki(a)intel.com>
> > > > ---
> > > > drivers/acpi/nfit.c | 6 +++---
> > > > drivers/acpi/nfit.h | 2 +-
> > > > include/acpi/actbl1.h | 2 +-
> > >
> > > This file "include/acpi/actbl1.h" is owned by the ACPICA project
> > > any changes need to come through them. But that said, I'm not sure
> > > we
> > > need friendly names at this level.
> > I think the name is misleading, but I agree with the process and this
> > patch2 can be dropped. It'd be nice if the ACPICA project can pick it
> > up later when they have a chance, though.
> A good way to cause that to happen would be to send a patch to the
> ACPICA development list + maintainers as per MAINTAINERS.
Oh, I see. I did run get_maintainer.pl for this patch, but
devel(a)acpica.org did not come out in output... So, I did not realize this
Sorry, it was listed in the output. I was simply blinded... :-(
$ scripts/get_maintainer.pl patches-nd-flags/02*
linux-nvdimm(a)lists.01.org (open list:LIBNVDIMM BLK: MMIO-APERTURE DRIVER)
linux-acpi(a)vger.kernel.org (open list:ACPI)
linux-kernel(a)vger.kernel.org (open list)
devel(a)acpica.org (open list:ACPI COMPONENT ARCHITECTURE (ACPICA))