Re: [PATCH 1/4] usb: phy: rename nop_usb_xceiv => usb_phy_gen_xceiv
From: Tony Lindgren
Date: Tue Jul 30 2013 - 03:08:22 EST
* Felipe Balbi <balbi@xxxxxx> [130729 05:27]:
> On Fri, Jul 26, 2013 at 10:15:54PM +0200, Sebastian Andrzej Siewior wrote:
> > The "nop" driver isn't a do-nothing-stub but supports a couple functions
> > like clock on/off or is able to use a voltage regulator. This patch
> > simply renames the driver to "generic" since it is easy possible to
> > extend it by a simple function istead of writing a complete driver.
> > Signed-off-by: Sebastian Andrzej Siewior <bigeasy@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> to me, this is great but I need Tony's Ack for it. Let's Cc Tony and
Looking at this patch there's a pretty high probability of introducing
pointless merge conflicts.
How about do the platform data related changes as a separate follow-up
series? You can typically do this by keeping the old features around,
then doing a separate series to rename or remove the users later on.
This will remove the dependency between platform data and the driver
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