Greg KH gregkh at suse.de
Mon Feb 7 21:43:19 CET 2005

On Sun, Feb 06, 2005 at 03:26:15PM +0100, Jean Delvare wrote:
> Hi Enrico,
> Sorry for the delay.
> > I have a board with the ALI M7101 chip, but I can't activate it in
> > BIOS.  I tried to compile the prog/hotplug/m7101.c but I seen that
> > this is only  for 2.4 Kernels. Is there a module for 2.6?
> The prog/hotplug/m7101.c (from the lm_sensors project) was a quick hack
> and only works with 2.4 kernels, as you noticed. For 2.6 kernels, the
> prefered solution is known as PCI quirks (drivers/pci/quirks.c). I can
> see that you already found that and proposed a patch for the 2.6 kernel
> here:
> http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-kernel&m=110606482902883
> Maarten Deprez then converted it to the proper kernel coding-style:
> http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-kernel&m=110726276414532
> I invite you to test the new patch and confirm that it works for you.
> Any chance we could get the PCI folks to review the code and push it
> upwards if it is OK?

I need it resent with the fixes, and a "Signed-off-by:" line to do that

Also, a pci_get_* is called without a matching put.


greg k-h

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