Re: [PATCH 001/001] gpio: AMD CS5535/CS5536 GPIO driver

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Tue May 26 2009 - 18:16:44 EST

On Sat, 23 May 2009 13:53:58 +0200
Tobias M__ller <Tobias_Mueller@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> From: Tobias Mueller <Tobias_Mueller@xxxxxxxxx>
> A GPIO driver for AMD Geode Companion Device CS5535/CS5536
> using the GPIO framework as a replacement for old cs5535-gpio driver.

It looks reasonsable from a quick scan.

The patch was somewhat wordwrapped by your email client.

The patch generates a large number of warnings when checked with
scripts/ Please take a look at that and permanently
incorporate checkpatch into your patch generation tools.

Please cc the following individuals on future versions of this patch:

David Brownell <david-b@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Jordan Crouse <jordan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Ben Gardner <gardner.ben@xxxxxxxxx>

> index edb0253..0b7ef6f 100644
> --- a/drivers/gpio/Kconfig
> +++ b/drivers/gpio/Kconfig
> @@ -67,6 +67,14 @@ config GPIO_SYSFS
> comment "Memory mapped GPIO expanders:"
> +config GPIO_CS5535
> + tristate "AMD CS5535/CS5536 (Geode Companion Device)"
> + depends on !CONFIG_CS5535_GPIO && X86 && EXPERIMENTAL
> + default N
> + help
> + Say yes here to support GPIO pins of AMD CS5535/CS5536
> + (Geode Companion Device)

We'll need to discuss the migration plan - we don't want to maintain
two drivers for the same thing.

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