Re: [PATCH] pci bridge class code

From: Benjamin Herrenschmidt (
Date: Mon Jun 02 2003 - 06:56:04 EST

On Fri, 2003-05-30 at 11:44, Alan Cox wrote:

> The same is true of serveral hot docking bridges such as the one on the
> IBM TP600 and also of other devices which happen to be both a PCI-PCI
> bridge and have other magic stuck on them.

Maybe we could find some way to prioritize matching ? It's a bit late now,
but well... if the match functions returned an integer, 0 beeing lower match,
we could have some kind of prioritization.

That way, a class match would have lower priority than a vendorID/deviceID
match, etc...


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