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Date:	Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:57:21 +0530
From:	Viresh Kumar <viresh.kumar@...aro.org>
To:	Shilpa Bhat <shilpa.bhat@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
Cc:	Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@...nel.crashing.org>,
	"linuxppc-dev@...ts.ozlabs.org" <linuxppc-dev@...ts.ozlabs.org>,
	"Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@...ysocki.net>,
	"linux-pm@...r.kernel.org" <linux-pm@...r.kernel.org>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
	Preeti U Murthy <preeti@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] cpufreq: powernv: Set the cpus to nominal frequency
 during reboot/kexec

On 1 September 2014 10:48, Shilpa Bhat <shilpa.bhat@...ux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote:
> Hi Viresh,
> On Fri, 2014-08-29 at 05:33 +0530, Viresh Kumar wrote:
>> On 28 August 2014 19:36, Shilpasri G Bhat
>> <shilpa.bhat@...ux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote:
>> >
>> > Changes v1->v2:
>> > Invoke .target() driver callback to set the cpus to nominal frequency
>> > in reboot notifier, instead of calling cpufreq_suspend() as suggested
>> > by Viresh Kumar.
>> > Modified the commit message.
>>
>> This changelog will get commited, is this what you want?

You skipped replying to this and commited the same mistake again..

>
> This patch ensures the cpus to kexec/reboot at nominal frequency.
> Nominal frequency is the highest cpu frequency on PowerPC at
> which the cores can run without getting throttled.
>
> If the host kernel had set the cpus to a low pstate and then it
> kexecs/reboots to a cpufreq disabled kernel it would cause the target
> kernel to perform poorly. It will also increase the boot up time of
> the target kernel. So set the cpus to high pstate, in this case to
> nominal frequency before rebooting to avoid such scenarios.
>
> The reboot notifier will set the cpus to nominal frequncy.
>
> Changes v1->v2:
> Invoke .target() driver callback to set the cpus to nominal frequency
> in reboot notifier, instead of calling cpufreq_suspend() as suggested
> by Viresh Kumar.
> Modified the commit message.

This would get commited in git changelogs and probably you don't want
this. So please place them after the three dash '-' symbols below..

> Signed-off-by: Shilpasri G Bhat <shilpa.bhat@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
> Suggested-by: Viresh Kumar <viresh.kumar@...aro.org>
> Reviewed-by: Preeti U Murthy <preeti@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
> ---

HERE>>>>>>>>>>>

>  drivers/cpufreq/powernv-cpufreq.c | 35 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>  1 file changed, 35 insertions(+)

I have already Acked this, so you could have added that yourself
on this resend.
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