Re: [RFC PATCH 5/7] libnvdimm, e820: make CONFIG_X86_PMEM_LEGACY a tristate option

From: Christoph Hellwig
Date: Sat Aug 15 2015 - 11:58:51 EST

On Sat, Aug 15, 2015 at 08:28:35AM -0700, Dan Williams wrote:
> I'm not grokking the argument against allowing this functionality to
> be modular.

You're adding a another layer of platform_devices just to make a tivially
small piece of code modular so that you can hook into it. I don't think
that's a good reason, and neither is the after thought of preventing
potentially future buggy firmware.
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