Re: [PATCH v2 1/7] clk: Add a generic clock infrastructure

From: Mark Brown
Date: Mon Oct 03 2011 - 13:05:19 EST

On Mon, Oct 03, 2011 at 05:43:09PM +0100, Russell King - ARM Linux wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 03, 2011 at 05:31:08PM +0100, Mark Brown wrote:

[Not being many off-SoC clocks]
> > I dunno, I get the impression that some of this is due to the current
> > limitations of the clock API rather than due to a lack of clocks -
> > perhaps that's specific to the applications I look at, though.
> > applications

> The clk API per-se has nothing to do with how clocks are registered.
> There are two things that are the clk API:

Right, it's consumer side only which is the limitation I'm talking about
- at the minute it's only possible to use the clk API for on-SoC clocks
(or at least clocks that the SoC cares about), we don't have a clock API
for cross platform clock providers. I don't know if getting a cross
platform implementation will change that situation much.
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