Re: [PATCH v2] APM idle: register apm_cpu_idle via cpuidle

From: Len Brown
Date: Wed Feb 20 2013 - 12:48:47 EST

On 02/18/2013 08:30 AM, Jiri Kosina wrote:
> On Mon, 11 Feb 2013, Len Brown wrote:
>> From: Len Brown <len.brown@xxxxxxxxx>
>> Update APM to register its local idle routine with cpuidle.
>> This allows us to stop exporting pm_idle to modules on x86.
>> The Kconfig sub-option, APM_CPU_IDLE, now depends on on CPU_IDLE.
>> Compile-tested only.
> I will test it on APM hardware and report back to you.
> Do you then want me to take it through my tree, or are you going to push
> the whole patchset as a whole?

Rafael took my series as a whole into his PM tree
and it is currently staged for a 3.9 pull.
But if I broke your APM box, I'm standing by
ready to fix it during the release.

Please get back to me with the test results:

dmesg | grep idle
grep . /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu*/cpuidle/*/*

would tell us if it is working or not.

-Len Brown, Intel Open Source Technology Center

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