Re: [PATCH] PCI: Add pci shutdown ability

From: Benjamin Herrenschmidt
Date: Mon Apr 25 2005 - 23:03:13 EST

On Mon, 2005-04-25 at 13:12 -0700, Greg KH wrote:

> People are starting to submit patches for pci drivers that add "reboot
> notifier" hooks, under the guise of fixing up kexec issues with those
> drivers.
> That is why I proposed this patch, to make it easier for such drivers to
> shutdown properly, without needing a reboot notifier hook (which takes
> up more code and memory.

But it isn't the right fix. It should be a suspend() call with


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