Re: [PATCH/RFC 1/4]device core changes

From: Russell King
Date: Tue Nov 09 2004 - 23:31:29 EST

On Wed, Nov 10, 2004 at 09:45:37AM +0800, Li Shaohua wrote:
> On Wed, 2004-11-10 at 09:24, Greg KH wrote:
> > Maybe your other patches weren't so bad... If we implement them, can we
> > drop the platform notify stuff?
> Currently only ARM use 'platform_notify', and we can easily convert it
> to use per-bus 'platform_bind'. One concern of per-bus 'platform_bind'
> is we will have many '#ifdef ..' if many platforms implement their
> per-bus 'platform_bind'.

Except none of the merged ARM platforms use platform_notify, and I haven't
seen any suggestion in the ARM world of why it would be needed.

Russell King
Linux kernel 2.6 ARM Linux -
maintainer of: 2.6 PCMCIA -
2.6 Serial core
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