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Date:   Sun, 12 Apr 2020 19:40:52 +0530
From:   Maulik Shah <mkshah@...eaurora.org>
To:     Doug Anderson <dianders@...omium.org>,
        Stephen Boyd <swboyd@...omium.org>
Cc:     Bjorn Andersson <bjorn.andersson@...aro.org>,
        Evan Green <evgreen@...omium.org>,
        LKML <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        linux-arm-msm <linux-arm-msm@...r.kernel.org>,
        Andy Gross <agross@...nel.org>,
        Matthias Kaehlcke <mka@...omium.org>,
        Rajendra Nayak <rnayak@...eaurora.org>,
        Lina Iyer <ilina@...eaurora.org>, lsrao@...eaurora.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH v16 4/6] soc: qcom: rpmh: Invoke rpmh_flush() for dirty
 caches

Hi,

On 4/10/2020 8:22 PM, Doug Anderson wrote:
> Hi,
>
> On Thu, Apr 9, 2020 at 9:15 PM Stephen Boyd <swboyd@...omium.org> wrote:
>>>   int rpmh_flush(struct rpmh_ctrlr *ctrlr)
>> This function name keeps throwing me off. Can we please call it
>> something like rpmh_configure_tcs_sleep_wake()? The word "flush" seems
>> to imply there's some sort of cache going on, but that's not really the
>> case. We're programming a couple TCS FIFOs so that they can be used
>> across deep CPU sleep states.
> I'm hoping this rename can be deferred until Maulik's series and my
> cleanup series land.  While I agree that rpmh_flush() is a bit of a
> confusing name, it's not a new name and renaming it midway through
> when there are a bunch of patches in-flight is going to be a hassle.
>
> Assuming others agree, my thought is that Maulik will do one more v17
> spin with small nits fixed up, then his series can land early next
> week when (presumably) -rc1 comes out.  If my current cleanup doesn't
> apply cleanly (or if Bjorn/Andy don't want to fix the two nits in
> commit messages when applying) I can repost my series and that can
> land in short order.  Once those land:
>
> * Maulik can post this rpmh_flush() rename atop.
>
> * I can post the patch to remove the "pm_lock" that was introduced in
> this series.  A preview at <https://crrev.com/c/2142823>.
>
> * Maulik can post some of the cleanups that Maulik wanted to do in
> rpmh.c with regards to __fill_rpmh_msg()
>
> ...assuming those are not controversial perhaps they can be reviewed
> quickly and land quickly?  I suppose I can always dream...
>
>
> -Doug

Agree, I can defer rename until this series lands and then post above 
listed changes.

Thanks,
Maulik

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