Re: [PATCH 0/5] make sdhci device drivers self registered

From: Shawn Guo
Date: Mon Mar 21 2011 - 08:52:07 EST

On Mon, Mar 21, 2011 at 01:39:45PM +0100, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> Hi Shawn,
Hi Arnd,

> The changes you make look very nice, great work there!
> I think the split of the series into five patches is not ideal
> because you have more interdependencies than necessary, and it's
> not clear that the series can be safely bisected, especially
> with the way you do all the Kconfig/Makefile updates at the
> end.
> A nicer way to partition the series would be
> 1. Add sdhci_pltfm_init helper
> 2-5. Convert each of the users, including the respective
> Kconfig/Makefile changes
> 6. remove obsolete code from sdhci-pltfm.c
> As I said, that's just a detail and the end result is the same.
> If you don't get any other feedback and Chris is happy with the
> changes, I wouldn't expect you to reshuffle all the patches just
> for this.
> Acked-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@xxxxxxxx>
Actually, I knew there should be better partition of the patch set,
and it just did not come into my mind :) You suggestion does look
better. I would take it in the next spin.

Thanks for the suggestion.


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