Re: [PATCHv2 -next] LEDS: LED module of DA9052 PMIC driver

From: Mark Brown
Date: Wed May 18 2011 - 18:15:51 EST

On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 12:23:32PM -0700, Andrew Morton wrote:

> A way to proceed with this patchset is to get the core PMIC_DA9052
> support patch merged and to then send the various dependent patches to
> the relevant maintainers.


> An alternative way of getting it all merged up is for us to ask Samuel
> to merge _all_ the patches, after receiving suitable acks and reviews
> from suitable people. Or I can do that.

> I think the second way is better. Sam?

The way these things have often been dealt with is to just merge the
code via the various trees and rely on -next for build testing - they
won't cause bisection issues as the lack of the MFD will prevent the
config being enabled, everything goes in in a single release and we
still get to keep all the code for each subsystem together.

Of course, since the code isn't even signed off we've got a way to go
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