Re: MFD/OF: simple-mfd not being matched in 4.1.x

From: Lee Jones
Date: Thu Oct 29 2015 - 07:23:47 EST

On Thu, 29 Oct 2015, Henrik Juul Pedersen wrote:
> A patch for adding 'simple-mfd' match to drivers/of/platform.c was
> added to the kernel tree, but is not in the 4.1.x long term branch.
> However drivers in the branch (such as at91rm9200 watchdog) requires
> this.

For more information on the correct process to get this patch applied
to -stable, please see:


> linux-stable commit id 22869a9eca4ea5b534538d160b68c7aef44e378a
> Could the patch be applied to the 4.1.x tree?
> Link to the patch in question on kernel gitweb:
> I've cherry-picked it locally on a 4.1.6 arm kernel, and it seems to works fine.
> Best regards
> Henrik Juul Pedersen

Lee Jones
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