Re: [PATCH] ARM: dts: n900: Include adp1653 device

From: Russell King - ARM Linux
Date: Wed Jan 27 2016 - 06:18:47 EST

On Wed, Jan 27, 2016 at 11:02:37AM +0100, Pali Rohár wrote:
> In my opinion this patch is not support for new hardware. It just add
> missing DT definition for one specific board for HW which was added to
> linux kernel in v4.2-rc1 version. For me it looks like that needed DT
> definition was forgotten...

Opinions differ, but ultimately it's up to whoever is responsible for
accepting the patch, and in the case of ARM SoC based patches, the
arm-soc maintainers.

The arm-soc maintainers close their trees for development changes a
few weeks before hand (a patch of mine which was acked etc by 7th
December never made the 4.5 merge window either, and the alleged
reason I've been told is because arm-soc was already closed by then).

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