NACK: [PATCH 0/2] Update SEC driver parameter

Stefan Bader stefan.bader at
Thu Jul 30 09:25:08 UTC 2020

On 30.07.20 08:55, Ike Panhc wrote:
> BugLink:
> We have a patch sent to upstream mailing list to enlarge SEC driver
> capability from 2 to 256 so that cpu stress-ng test passed. This
> patch has been tested and hit no issue with cpu stress test.
> This patch has not yet hit mainline kernel but has been ACK from
> maintainer. Though it does not have stable hash number but this patch
> is really simple, only 2 define number changed.
> On focal kernel, hisi_sec2 has been disable temporarily so that
> cpu stress test will use no accelerator and pass. First patch is
> to revert that so that on d06 system we will have accelerator and
> for focal kernel only.
> Second patch is to enlarge the capability for SEC driver and
> expect to hit mainline kernel in 5.9 merge window. I am happy to
> send this patchset again when stable hash available if it makes
> ubuntu delta much easy to maintain.
> Ike Panhc (2):
>   Revert "UBUNTU: [Config] Disable hisi_sec2 temporarily"
>   crypto: hisilicon - update SEC driver module parameter
>  debian.master/abi/5.4.0-41.45/arm64/generic.modules | 1 +
>  debian.master/config/annotations                    | 2 +-
>  debian.master/config/config.common.ubuntu           | 2 +-
>  drivers/crypto/hisilicon/sec2/sec_main.c            | 6 +++---
>  4 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
The testcase was fixed at least in Focal with 5.4.0-40.44. Now you want to
re-enable things. This is not the same bug and you cannot just reset the old bug
report and submit new changes within the other thread.
Open a new bug report and start a new submission thread on the mailing list.


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