performance of pci_device_get_{vendor, device}_name() in X server startup

Mikhail Gusarov dottedmag at
Tue Jun 8 17:22:29 PDT 2010

Twas brillig at 17:04:59 08.06.2010 UTC-07 when greg at did gyre and gimble:

 GK> Ok, I'm coming in late, but why in the world would the x server
 GK> ever care about the pci.ids file?  Why would the mapping from id to
 GK> string be needed anywhere here?

Oh, that's _the_ right question. Looks like only for writing names to
log (unless I missed some access to the data structure while
grepping). Well, not really useful to trade for 400ms of startup :)

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