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Date:	Wed, 11 Jul 2007 17:37:31 -0700
From:	Greg KH <greg@...ah.com>
To:	Matthew Wilcox <matthew@....cx>
Cc:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...e.de>,
	Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@...cle.com>, James.Smart@...lex.Com,
	pcihpd-discuss@...ts.sourceforge.net, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
	linux-pci@...ey.karlin.mff.cuni.cz,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>,
	Alan Cox <alan@...rguk.ukuu.org.uk>
Subject: Re: [Pcihpd-discuss] [PATCH 26/34] PCI: add pci_try_set_mwi

On Wed, Jul 11, 2007 at 06:01:49PM -0600, Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 11, 2007 at 04:31:40PM -0700, Greg Kroah-Hartman wrote:
> > As suggested by Andrew, add pci_try_set_mwi(), which does not require
> > return-value checking.
> 
> Seems like a daft suggestion.  What's wrong with just removing the
> __must_check from pci_set_mwi()?  Did it find any bugs?
> 
> > --- a/drivers/scsi/lpfc/lpfc_init.c
> > +++ b/drivers/scsi/lpfc/lpfc_init.c
> > @@ -1578,10 +1578,7 @@ lpfc_pci_probe_one(struct pci_dev *pdev, const struct pci_device_id *pid)
> >  	INIT_LIST_HEAD(&phba->fc_nodes);
> >  
> >  	pci_set_master(pdev);
> > -	retval = pci_set_mwi(pdev);
> > -	if (retval)
> > -		dev_printk(KERN_WARNING, &pdev->dev,
> > -			   "Warning: pci_set_mwi returned %d\n", retval);
> > +	pci_try_set_mwi(pdev);
> 
> Why remove the warning?  Presumably people want to know if pci_set_mwi
> failed.

Randy, this was your change, right?

thanks,

greg k-h
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