Re: [GIT PULL] MSM fix

From: Russell King - ARM Linux
Date: Thu Jul 21 2011 - 11:43:04 EST

On Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 04:49:39PM +0200, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> On Thursday 21 July 2011, Russell King - ARM Linux wrote:
> > > It looks like it would apply to 2.6.38 and 39 as well. I'm not sure
> > > it qualifies under the "It must fix a real bug that bothers people".
> > > It would only apply if someone had set NR_CPUS to more than 2.
> >
> > Err, this makes no sense. MSM doesn't have a get_core_count function
> > and as far as I can see never has done in mainline.
> I've committed the version below now, with a clarified title.
> The patch looks reasonable to me, but there may be some issue
> I'm missing of course. The other platforms that used to have
> a get_core_count function no longer have that because you changed
> them to use scu_get_core_count, but that doesn't seem to apply
> to mach-msm.

That patch description helps a lot to clarify what's going on.
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