[cgl_discussion] about watchdog timer CGL requirment

Ling, Xiaofeng xiaofeng.ling at intel.com
Mon Apr 21 19:22:14 PDT 2003


ok. I see. Thanks.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rusty Lynch [mailto:rusty at linux.co.intel.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, April 22, 2003 12:05 AM
> To: Ling, Xiaofeng
> Cc: cgl_discussion at lists.osdl.org
> Subject: Re: [cgl_discussion] about watchdog timer CGL requirment
> 
> 
> On Sun, 2003-04-20 at 23:04, Ling, Xiaofeng wrote:
> > There is no detail requment in CGL requirment about watchdog timer, 
> > I wonder whether any default value for timeout is ok?
> > eg: in intel-radsys combined ipmi driver, the default value 
> is 60 seconds, in openipmi driver, the default value is 10 seconds.
> 
> I do not think that the CGL requirements will ever specify the default
> timeout value for a given watchdog device driver.  If you are 
> wondering
> if a 10 second default timeout value should be considered a 
> bug wrt the
> CGL requirements, then I would say no.
> 
>     --rustyl
> 




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