Re: Trivial clocksource driver

From: Thomas Gleixner
Date: Tue Sep 29 2015 - 14:33:07 EST

On Tue, 29 Sep 2015, Mason wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I am trying to submit a new ARM port, and Arnd pointed out that the
> clocksource code could not live in arch/arm/$PLATFORM, but had to
> move to drivers/clocksource (and it had to support DT).
> Did I understand correctly? Is this the right place to submit code
> as provided below?

Yes, drivers/clocksource is the right place. You just need to submit a
formal patch, which includes a proper subject line, changelog, plus
the necessary Makefile and Kconfig modifications.

> #include <linux/delay.h> /* register_current_timer_delay */

Please get rid of these silly tail comments. They provide absolutely
no value.

Other than that this looks reasonable.


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