Re: [linux-sunxi] [PATCH 2/3] spidev: Add DT binding example.
From: Maxime Ripard
Date: Mon Apr 27 2015 - 13:35:26 EST
On Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 11:16:01AM +0100, Mark Brown wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 26, 2015 at 02:51:13PM +0200, Maxime Ripard wrote:
> > On Sun, Apr 26, 2015 at 02:38:18PM +0200, Michal Suchanek wrote:
> > > >> I don't know if it's been suggested before, certainly nobody did the
> > > >> work to make it happen. I don't think I have a massive objection in
> > > >> principal.
> > Actually, I did it a year ago, and it looked at the time that it
> > wasn't what should be done either.
> > https://lkml.org/lkml/2014/4/28/612
> lkml.org is being terrible as usual so I can't see half the thread (or
> at least got fed up trying to get it to load)
A part of it is also here:
> but I think the discussion there petered out more than anything
Maybe it did :)
> Or was it the suggestion to make this something that the driver core
> supported so that we didn't have to open code it for every bus?
Probably. That's something I really haven't took the time to look at,
and don't really plan on doing so.
I guess a good way forward would be to revive this patch, and wait for
that generic way to happen.
What do you think of this?
Maxime Ripard, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering
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