RE: [PATCH 1/2] mtdpart: memory accessor interface for MTD layer

From: David Woodhouse
Date: Wed Aug 04 2010 - 06:12:24 EST

On Wed, 2010-07-07 at 04:08 -0700, David Brownell wrote:
> I think the short answer is that the callout is
> what provides the board drivers enough information
> to make the correct calls.

I don't see how.

The only information it passes to the callout is the information it was
already *given* in the partition structure.

I'm more inclined to believe Sudhakar's claim that you'll get an
'initialization sequence problem', although I'm not sure I believe it
can't be solved in a better way than this.

I'm also unhappy that it only works on partitioned devices -- that seems

David Woodhouse Open Source Technology Centre
David.Woodhouse@xxxxxxxxx Intel Corporation

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