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Date:   Sat, 9 Dec 2017 15:13:49 +0100
From:   "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rafael@...nel.org>
To:     Bjorn Helgaas <helgaas@...nel.org>
Cc:     "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@...ysocki.net>,
        Linux PM <linux-pm@...r.kernel.org>,
        Linux PCI <linux-pci@...r.kernel.org>,
        Linux ACPI <linux-acpi@...r.kernel.org>,
        LKML <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        Bjorn Helgaas <bhelgaas@...gle.com>,
        Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
        Ulf Hansson <ulf.hansson@...aro.org>,
        Mika Westerberg <mika.westerberg@...ux.intel.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] PM / sleep: Avoid excess pm_runtime_enable() calls in device_resume()

On Fri, Dec 8, 2017 at 9:25 PM, Bjorn Helgaas <helgaas@...nel.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 07, 2017 at 03:26:14AM +0100, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
>> From: Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki@...el.com>
>>
>> Middle-layer code doing suspend-time optimizations for devices with
>> the DPM_FLAG_SMART_SUSPEND flag set (currently, the PCI bus type and
>> the ACPI PM domain) needs to make the core skip ->thaw_early and
>> ->thaw callbacks for those devices in some cases and it sets the
>> power.direct_complete flag for them for this purpose.
>>
>> However, it turns out that setting power.direct_complete outside of
>> the PM core is a bad idea as it triggers an excessive invocation of
>> pm_runtime_enable() in device_resume().
>>
>> For this reason, provide a helper to clear power.is_late_suspended
>> and power.is_suspended to be invoked by the middle-layer code in
>> question instead of setting power.direct_complete and make that code
>> call the new helper.
>>
>> Fixes: c4b65157aeef (PCI / PM: Take SMART_SUSPEND driver flag into account)
>> Fixes: 05087360fd7a (ACPI / PM: Take SMART_SUSPEND driver flag into account)
>> Signed-off-by: Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki@...el.com>
>
> Acked-by: Bjorn Helgaas <bhelgaas@...gle.com>
>
> I don't pretend to understand this (and I don't need to, so don't
> waste your time explaining), but I trust you :)

Thank you! :-)

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