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Date:   Mon, 12 Dec 2022 18:43:02 -0800
From:   Richard Cochran <>
To:     "Kolacinski, Karol" <>
Cc:     "" <>,
        "" <>,
        "G, GurucharanX" <>,
        "" <>,
        "" <>,
        "" <>,
        "Nguyen, Anthony L" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net 1/4] ice: Create a separate kthread to handle ptp
 extts work

On Mon, Dec 12, 2022 at 11:24:22PM +0000, Kolacinski, Karol wrote:

> According to do_aux_work description, it is used to do 'auxiliary (periodic)
> operations'.
> ice_ptp_extts_work is not exactly periodic as the work is queued only when the
> interrupt comes.

You can use it in any way that you like, periodic or not.  The return
value from the driver callback determines if and when the next
callback occurs.


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