[Intel-gfx] [PATCH v8 0/6] Convert requests to use struct fence

John Harrison John.C.Harrison at Intel.com
Fri May 13 10:11:49 UTC 2016

On 13/05/2016 08:44, Chris Wilson wrote:
> On Thu, May 12, 2016 at 10:06:30PM +0100, John.C.Harrison at Intel.com wrote:
>> Added support for possible RCU usage of fence object (Review comments
>> by Maarten Lankhorst).
> You mean like
> https://cgit.freedesktop.org/~ickle/linux-2.6/commit/?h=tasklet&id=001f3468762ca49137b5658f2aa58507dbfa4a05
> ?

Except that that patch is 113/190 and is a lot more complex and with 
different aims. The purpose of this small patch series is to add struct 
fence support to the driver to allow external fence usage and scheduling 
not to add RCU support to i915 for faster request list processing.

> -Chris

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