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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2009-10-31 12:15:28 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2009-10-31 12:15:28 -0700
commita9fd74cb5843d8b2e44fb42f792766649ad24bfc (patch)
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Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/driver-core-2.6
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/driver-core-2.6: Documentation: ABI: /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu#/node Documentation: ABI: /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpuidle/ Documentation: ABI: /sys/devices/system/cpu/sched_[mc|smt]_power_savings Documentation: ABI: /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu#/ topology files Documentation: ABI: /sys/devices/system/cpu/ topology files Documentation: ABI: document /sys/devices/system/cpu/ Documentation: ABI: rename sysfs-devices-cache_disable properly Driver core: allow certain drivers prohibit bind/unbind via sysfs Driver core: fix driver_register() return value
-rw-r--r--Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-devices-cache_disable18
-rw-r--r--Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-devices-system-cpu156
-rw-r--r--Documentation/cputopology.txt47
-rw-r--r--drivers/base/bus.c17
-rw-r--r--drivers/base/driver.c2
-rw-r--r--drivers/base/platform.c6
-rw-r--r--include/linux/device.h4
7 files changed, 206 insertions, 44 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-devices-cache_disable b/Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-devices-cache_disable
deleted file mode 100644
index 175bb4f70512..000000000000
--- a/Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-devices-cache_disable
+++ /dev/null
@@ -1,18 +0,0 @@
-What: /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu*/cache/index*/cache_disable_X
-Date: August 2008
-KernelVersion: 2.6.27
-Contact: mark.langsdorf@amd.com
-Description: These files exist in every cpu's cache index directories.
- There are currently 2 cache_disable_# files in each
- directory. Reading from these files on a supported
- processor will return that cache disable index value
- for that processor and node. Writing to one of these
- files will cause the specificed cache index to be disabled.
-
- Currently, only AMD Family 10h Processors support cache index
- disable, and only for their L3 caches. See the BIOS and
- Kernel Developer's Guide at
- http://www.amd.com/us-en/assets/content_type/white_papers_and_tech_docs/31116-Public-GH-BKDG_3.20_2-4-09.pdf
- for formatting information and other details on the
- cache index disable.
-Users: joachim.deguara@amd.com
diff --git a/Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-devices-system-cpu b/Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-devices-system-cpu
new file mode 100644
index 000000000000..a703b9e9aeb9
--- /dev/null
+++ b/Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-devices-system-cpu
@@ -0,0 +1,156 @@
+What: /sys/devices/system/cpu/
+Date: pre-git history
+Contact: Linux kernel mailing list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
+Description:
+ A collection of both global and individual CPU attributes
+
+ Individual CPU attributes are contained in subdirectories
+ named by the kernel's logical CPU number, e.g.:
+
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu#/
+
+What: /sys/devices/system/cpu/sched_mc_power_savings
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/sched_smt_power_savings
+Date: June 2006
+Contact: Linux kernel mailing list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
+Description: Discover and adjust the kernel's multi-core scheduler support.
+
+ Possible values are:
+
+ 0 - No power saving load balance (default value)
+ 1 - Fill one thread/core/package first for long running threads
+ 2 - Also bias task wakeups to semi-idle cpu package for power
+ savings
+
+ sched_mc_power_savings is dependent upon SCHED_MC, which is
+ itself architecture dependent.
+
+ sched_smt_power_savings is dependent upon SCHED_SMT, which
+ is itself architecture dependent.
+
+ The two files are independent of each other. It is possible
+ that one file may be present without the other.
+
+ Introduced by git commit 5c45bf27.
+
+
+What: /sys/devices/system/cpu/kernel_max
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/offline
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/online
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/possible
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/present
+Date: December 2008
+Contact: Linux kernel mailing list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
+Description: CPU topology files that describe kernel limits related to
+ hotplug. Briefly:
+
+ kernel_max: the maximum cpu index allowed by the kernel
+ configuration.
+
+ offline: cpus that are not online because they have been
+ HOTPLUGGED off or exceed the limit of cpus allowed by the
+ kernel configuration (kernel_max above).
+
+ online: cpus that are online and being scheduled.
+
+ possible: cpus that have been allocated resources and can be
+ brought online if they are present.
+
+ present: cpus that have been identified as being present in
+ the system.
+
+ See Documentation/cputopology.txt for more information.
+
+
+
+What: /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu#/node
+Date: October 2009
+Contact: Linux memory management mailing list <linux-mm@kvack.org>
+Description: Discover NUMA node a CPU belongs to
+
+ When CONFIG_NUMA is enabled, a symbolic link that points
+ to the corresponding NUMA node directory.
+
+ For example, the following symlink is created for cpu42
+ in NUMA node 2:
+
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu42/node2 -> ../../node/node2
+
+
+What: /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu#/topology/core_id
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu#/topology/core_siblings
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu#/topology/core_siblings_list
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu#/topology/physical_package_id
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu#/topology/thread_siblings
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu#/topology/thread_siblings_list
+Date: December 2008
+Contact: Linux kernel mailing list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
+Description: CPU topology files that describe a logical CPU's relationship
+ to other cores and threads in the same physical package.
+
+ One cpu# directory is created per logical CPU in the system,
+ e.g. /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu42/.
+
+ Briefly, the files above are:
+
+ core_id: the CPU core ID of cpu#. Typically it is the
+ hardware platform's identifier (rather than the kernel's).
+ The actual value is architecture and platform dependent.
+
+ core_siblings: internal kernel map of cpu#'s hardware threads
+ within the same physical_package_id.
+
+ core_siblings_list: human-readable list of the logical CPU
+ numbers within the same physical_package_id as cpu#.
+
+ physical_package_id: physical package id of cpu#. Typically
+ corresponds to a physical socket number, but the actual value
+ is architecture and platform dependent.
+
+ thread_siblings: internel kernel map of cpu#'s hardware
+ threads within the same core as cpu#
+
+ thread_siblings_list: human-readable list of cpu#'s hardware
+ threads within the same core as cpu#
+
+ See Documentation/cputopology.txt for more information.
+
+
+What: /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpuidle/current_driver
+ /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpuidle/current_governer_ro
+Date: September 2007
+Contact: Linux kernel mailing list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
+Description: Discover cpuidle policy and mechanism
+
+ Various CPUs today support multiple idle levels that are
+ differentiated by varying exit latencies and power
+ consumption during idle.
+
+ Idle policy (governor) is differentiated from idle mechanism
+ (driver)
+
+ current_driver: displays current idle mechanism
+
+ current_governor_ro: displays current idle policy
+
+ See files in Documentation/cpuidle/ for more information.
+
+
+What: /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu*/cache/index*/cache_disable_X
+Date: August 2008
+KernelVersion: 2.6.27
+Contact: mark.langsdorf@amd.com
+Description: These files exist in every cpu's cache index directories.
+ There are currently 2 cache_disable_# files in each
+ directory. Reading from these files on a supported
+ processor will return that cache disable index value
+ for that processor and node. Writing to one of these
+ files will cause the specificed cache index to be disabled.
+
+ Currently, only AMD Family 10h Processors support cache index
+ disable, and only for their L3 caches. See the BIOS and
+ Kernel Developer's Guide at
+ http://www.amd.com/us-en/assets/content_type/white_papers_and_tech_docs/31116-Public-GH-BKDG_3.20_2-4-09.pdf
+ for formatting information and other details on the
+ cache index disable.
+Users: joachim.deguara@amd.com
diff --git a/Documentation/cputopology.txt b/Documentation/cputopology.txt
index b41f3e58aefa..f1c5c4bccd3e 100644
--- a/Documentation/cputopology.txt
+++ b/Documentation/cputopology.txt
@@ -1,15 +1,28 @@
-Export cpu topology info via sysfs. Items (attributes) are similar
+Export CPU topology info via sysfs. Items (attributes) are similar
to /proc/cpuinfo.
1) /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpuX/topology/physical_package_id:
-represent the physical package id of cpu X;
+
+ physical package id of cpuX. Typically corresponds to a physical
+ socket number, but the actual value is architecture and platform
+ dependent.
+
2) /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpuX/topology/core_id:
-represent the cpu core id to cpu X;
+
+ the CPU core ID of cpuX. Typically it is the hardware platform's
+ identifier (rather than the kernel's). The actual value is
+ architecture and platform dependent.
+
3) /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpuX/topology/thread_siblings:
-represent the thread siblings to cpu X in the same core;
+
+ internel kernel map of cpuX's hardware threads within the same
+ core as cpuX
+
4) /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpuX/topology/core_siblings:
-represent the thread siblings to cpu X in the same physical package;
+
+ internal kernel map of cpuX's hardware threads within the same
+ physical_package_id.
To implement it in an architecture-neutral way, a new source file,
drivers/base/topology.c, is to export the 4 attributes.
@@ -32,32 +45,32 @@ not defined by include/asm-XXX/topology.h:
3) thread_siblings: just the given CPU
4) core_siblings: just the given CPU
-Additionally, cpu topology information is provided under
+Additionally, CPU topology information is provided under
/sys/devices/system/cpu and includes these files. The internal
source for the output is in brackets ("[]").
- kernel_max: the maximum cpu index allowed by the kernel configuration.
+ kernel_max: the maximum CPU index allowed by the kernel configuration.
[NR_CPUS-1]
- offline: cpus that are not online because they have been
+ offline: CPUs that are not online because they have been
HOTPLUGGED off (see cpu-hotplug.txt) or exceed the limit
- of cpus allowed by the kernel configuration (kernel_max
+ of CPUs allowed by the kernel configuration (kernel_max
above). [~cpu_online_mask + cpus >= NR_CPUS]
- online: cpus that are online and being scheduled [cpu_online_mask]
+ online: CPUs that are online and being scheduled [cpu_online_mask]
- possible: cpus that have been allocated resources and can be
+ possible: CPUs that have been allocated resources and can be
brought online if they are present. [cpu_possible_mask]
- present: cpus that have been identified as being present in the
+ present: CPUs that have been identified as being present in the
system. [cpu_present_mask]
The format for the above output is compatible with cpulist_parse()
[see <linux/cpumask.h>]. Some examples follow.
-In this example, there are 64 cpus in the system but cpus 32-63 exceed
+In this example, there are 64 CPUs in the system but cpus 32-63 exceed
the kernel max which is limited to 0..31 by the NR_CPUS config option
-being 32. Note also that cpus 2 and 4-31 are not online but could be
+being 32. Note also that CPUs 2 and 4-31 are not online but could be
brought online as they are both present and possible.
kernel_max: 31
@@ -67,8 +80,8 @@ brought online as they are both present and possible.
present: 0-31
In this example, the NR_CPUS config option is 128, but the kernel was
-started with possible_cpus=144. There are 4 cpus in the system and cpu2
-was manually taken offline (and is the only cpu that can be brought
+started with possible_cpus=144. There are 4 CPUs in the system and cpu2
+was manually taken offline (and is the only CPU that can be brought
online.)
kernel_max: 127
@@ -78,4 +91,4 @@ online.)
present: 0-3
See cpu-hotplug.txt for the possible_cpus=NUM kernel start parameter
-as well as more information on the various cpumask's.
+as well as more information on the various cpumasks.
diff --git a/drivers/base/bus.c b/drivers/base/bus.c
index 973bf2ad4e0d..63c143e54a57 100644
--- a/drivers/base/bus.c
+++ b/drivers/base/bus.c
@@ -689,15 +689,19 @@ int bus_add_driver(struct device_driver *drv)
printk(KERN_ERR "%s: driver_add_attrs(%s) failed\n",
__func__, drv->name);
}
- error = add_bind_files(drv);
- if (error) {
- /* Ditto */
- printk(KERN_ERR "%s: add_bind_files(%s) failed\n",
- __func__, drv->name);
+
+ if (!drv->suppress_bind_attrs) {
+ error = add_bind_files(drv);
+ if (error) {
+ /* Ditto */
+ printk(KERN_ERR "%s: add_bind_files(%s) failed\n",
+ __func__, drv->name);
+ }
}
kobject_uevent(&priv->kobj, KOBJ_ADD);
return 0;
+
out_unregister:
kfree(drv->p);
drv->p = NULL;
@@ -720,7 +724,8 @@ void bus_remove_driver(struct device_driver *drv)
if (!drv->bus)
return;
- remove_bind_files(drv);
+ if (!drv->suppress_bind_attrs)
+ remove_bind_files(drv);
driver_remove_attrs(drv->bus, drv);
driver_remove_file(drv, &driver_attr_uevent);
klist_remove(&drv->p->knode_bus);
diff --git a/drivers/base/driver.c b/drivers/base/driver.c
index ed2ebd3c287d..f367885a7646 100644
--- a/drivers/base/driver.c
+++ b/drivers/base/driver.c
@@ -236,7 +236,7 @@ int driver_register(struct device_driver *drv)
put_driver(other);
printk(KERN_ERR "Error: Driver '%s' is already registered, "
"aborting...\n", drv->name);
- return -EEXIST;
+ return -EBUSY;
}
ret = bus_add_driver(drv);
diff --git a/drivers/base/platform.c b/drivers/base/platform.c
index ed156a13aa40..4fa954b07ac4 100644
--- a/drivers/base/platform.c
+++ b/drivers/base/platform.c
@@ -521,11 +521,15 @@ int __init_or_module platform_driver_probe(struct platform_driver *drv,
{
int retval, code;
+ /* make sure driver won't have bind/unbind attributes */
+ drv->driver.suppress_bind_attrs = true;
+
/* temporary section violation during probe() */
drv->probe = probe;
retval = code = platform_driver_register(drv);
- /* Fixup that section violation, being paranoid about code scanning
+ /*
+ * Fixup that section violation, being paranoid about code scanning
* the list of drivers in order to probe new devices. Check to see
* if the probe was successful, and make sure any forced probes of
* new devices fail.
diff --git a/include/linux/device.h b/include/linux/device.h
index aca31bf7d8ed..2ea3e4921812 100644
--- a/include/linux/device.h
+++ b/include/linux/device.h
@@ -124,7 +124,9 @@ struct device_driver {
struct bus_type *bus;
struct module *owner;
- const char *mod_name; /* used for built-in modules */
+ const char *mod_name; /* used for built-in modules */
+
+ bool suppress_bind_attrs; /* disables bind/unbind via sysfs */
int (*probe) (struct device *dev);
int (*remove) (struct device *dev);