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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@woody.linux-foundation.org>2008-03-04 16:37:10 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@woody.linux-foundation.org>2008-03-04 16:37:10 -0800
commit12f981f9028da2402c236544c78b8378a278f830 (patch)
tree7983fdf95d77ad241e09db861bb90a629eee753f /Documentation
parent10955d2251387df3997d8b9b6c572dfad9f23dd0 (diff)
parentc1ef5cbd03921047c2eafb998132e562043678a7 (diff)
Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/pci-2.6
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/pci-2.6: pci: hotplug: pciehp: fix error code path in hpc_power_off_slot PCI: Add DECLARE_PCI_DEVICE_TABLE macro PCI: fix up error messages for pci_bus registering PCI: fix section mismatch warning in pci_scan_child_bus PCI: consolidate duplicated MSI enable functions PCI: use dev_printk in quirk messages
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/pci.txt b/Documentation/pci.txt
index 72b20c63959..bb7bd27d468 100644
--- a/Documentation/pci.txt
+++ b/Documentation/pci.txt
@@ -123,7 +123,8 @@ initialization with a pointer to a structure describing the driver
The ID table is an array of struct pci_device_id entries ending with an
-all-zero entry. Each entry consists of:
+all-zero entry; use of the macro DECLARE_PCI_DEVICE_TABLE is the preferred
+method of declaring the table. Each entry consists of:
vendor,device Vendor and device ID to match (or PCI_ANY_ID)
@@ -191,7 +192,8 @@ Tips on when/where to use the above attributes:
o Do not mark the struct pci_driver.
- o The ID table array should be marked __devinitdata.
+ o The ID table array should be marked __devinitconst; this is done
+ automatically if the table is declared with DECLARE_PCI_DEVICE_TABLE().
o The probe() and remove() functions should be marked __devinit
and __devexit respectively. All initialization functions