path: root/include/linux/irq.h
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Diffstat (limited to 'include/linux/irq.h')
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/include/linux/irq.h b/include/linux/irq.h
index 00db35b61e9e..d2d543794093 100644
--- a/include/linux/irq.h
+++ b/include/linux/irq.h
@@ -388,7 +388,12 @@ static inline irq_hw_number_t irqd_to_hwirq(struct irq_data *d)
* @irq_mask_ack: ack and mask an interrupt source
* @irq_unmask: unmask an interrupt source
* @irq_eoi: end of interrupt
- * @irq_set_affinity: set the CPU affinity on SMP machines
+ * @irq_set_affinity: Set the CPU affinity on SMP machines. If the force
+ * argument is true, it tells the driver to
+ * unconditionally apply the affinity setting. Sanity
+ * checks against the supplied affinity mask are not
+ * required. This is used for CPU hotplug where the
+ * target CPU is not yet set in the cpu_online_mask.
* @irq_retrigger: resend an IRQ to the CPU
* @irq_set_type: set the flow type (IRQ_TYPE_LEVEL/etc.) of an IRQ
* @irq_set_wake: enable/disable power-management wake-on of an IRQ