Re: [PATCH] Documentation: admin-guide: add earlycon documentation for the sifive serial driver

From: Paul Walmsley
Date: Wed Oct 09 2019 - 10:31:21 EST

Hi Geert,

On Wed, 9 Oct 2019, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:

> On Wed, Oct 9, 2019 at 12:06 PM Andreas Schwab <schwab@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> > On Okt 09 2019, Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > I believe risc-v is DT-only, so if chosen/stdout-path is set up
> >
> > If. Currently, it isn't.
> IC. So isn't it better to fix that, instead of pointing people to more obscure
> legacy solutions?

There's nothing that's RISC-V specific about the SiFive serial IP or
its driver. So the issue of whether RISC-V is DT-only or not probably
shouldn't impact whether we document that the SiFive serial driver
supports earlycon.

best regards,

- Paul