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Date:	Thu, 19 Mar 2015 17:56:20 +0100
From:	Borislav Petkov <bp@...en8.de>
To:	Tejun Heo <tj@...nel.org>
Cc:	Dmitry Torokhov <dmitry.torokhov@...il.com>,
	Doug Thompson <dougthompson@...ssion.com>,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, linux-edac@...r.kernel.org,
	Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@....samsung.com>,
	Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@...ove.SAKURA.ne.jp>,
	Olof Johansson <olof@...om.net>,
	Arjan van de Ven <arjan@...ux.intel.com>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
	"Luis R . Rodriguez" <mcgrof@...e.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 3/3] EDAC: amd64_edac: decide if driver can load
 successfully early.

On Thu, Mar 19, 2015 at 12:49:08PM -0400, Tejun Heo wrote:
> That it's repeating iteration performed at bus layer?

I'm afraid I don't understand. We do cache all AMD nothbridges in
arch/x86/kernel/amd_nb.c and use them to query different things about hw
configuration. And we do that in different places already.

So I'm proposing to use that already cached info to query the ECC status
too.

I don't see anything wrong with that and I don't see how that would
repeat any iteration...

-- 
Regards/Gruss,
    Boris.

ECO tip #101: Trim your mails when you reply.
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