Re: [PATCH] arm64: dts: stingray: use NUM_SATA to configure number of sata ports
From: Rob Herring
Date: Tue Jun 12 2018 - 18:55:22 EST
On Thu, Jun 7, 2018 at 12:53 PM, Scott Branden
> Hi Rob,
> Could you please kindly comment on change below.
> It allows board variants to be added easily via a simple define for
> different number of SATA ports.
> On 18-06-04 09:22 AM, Florian Fainelli wrote:
>> On 05/18/2018 11:34 AM, Scott Branden wrote:
>>> Move remaining sata configuration to stingray-sata.dtsi and enable
>>> ports based on NUM_SATA defined.
>>> Now, all that needs to be done is define NUM_SATA per board.
>> Rob could you review this and let us know if this approach is okay or
>> not? Thank you!
>>> Signed-off-by: Scott Branden <scott.branden@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>> diff --git a/arch/arm64/boot/dts/broadcom/stingray/stingray-sata.dtsi
>>> index 8c68e0c..7f6d176 100644
>>> --- a/arch/arm64/boot/dts/broadcom/stingray/stingray-sata.dtsi
>>> +++ b/arch/arm64/boot/dts/broadcom/stingray/stingray-sata.dtsi
>>> @@ -43,7 +43,11 @@
>>> interrupts = <GIC_SPI 321 IRQ_TYPE_LEVEL_HIGH>;
>>> #address-cells = <1>;
>>> #size-cells = <0>;
>>> +#if (NUM_SATA > 0)
>>> + status = "okay";
>>> status = "disabled";
This only works if ports are contiguously enabled (0-N). You might not
care, but it is not a pattern that works in general. And I'm not a fan
of C preprocessing in DT files in general beyond just defines for