Re: [PATCH] ARM: mx35: add cpufreq support

From: Sascha Hauer
Date: Wed May 09 2012 - 04:13:12 EST

On Wed, May 09, 2012 at 09:56:18AM +0200, Christoph Fritz wrote:
> Hi Sascha,
> On Wed, May 09, 2012 at 09:22:39AM +0200, Sascha Hauer wrote:
> > On Mon, May 07, 2012 at 04:14:37PM +0200, Christoph Fritz wrote:
> > > This patch adds the mx35 to the supported cpu-families of the
> > > "CPUfreq driver for i.MX CPUs".
> >
> > I'm afraid this has to wait another cycle since you are patching a file
> > that is scheduled to be replaced with common clock framework support.
> Has this "scheduled replacement" somewhere (e.g. calendar) been
> marked? So that I can check in the future before editing "scheduled
> files".

The clock framework conversion has been a hot topic for quite a while
now, but there hasn't been an official note about it outside the list.
I can understand that the occasional linux arm kernel reader is not
aware of it, but we currently have nothing in place to anounce such
things. (Other than feature-removal.txt which seems not very suitable
since no feature is removed, only updated)


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