Re: [PATCH 7/8] drivers/pinctrl: make sunxi/pinctrl-sun9i-a80-r.c explicitly non-modular

From: Linus Walleij
Date: Tue Mar 08 2016 - 22:28:23 EST

On Tue, Mar 1, 2016 at 3:48 AM, Paul Gortmaker
<paul.gortmaker@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> The Kconfig currently controlling compilation of this code is:
> drivers/pinctrl/sunxi/Kconfig:config PINCTRL_SUN9I_A80_R
> drivers/pinctrl/sunxi/Kconfig: def_bool MACH_SUN9I
> ...meaning that it currently is not being built as a module by anyone.
> Lets remove the modular code that is essentially orphaned, so that
> when reading the driver there is no doubt it is builtin-only.
> Since module_platform_driver() uses the same init level priority as
> builtin_platform_driver() the init ordering remains unchanged with
> this commit.
> Also note that MODULE_DEVICE_TABLE is a no-op for non-modular code.
> We also delete the MODULE_LICENSE tag etc. since all that information
> is already contained at the top of the file in the comments.
> Cc: Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: Maxime Ripard <maxime.ripard@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: Chen-Yu Tsai <wens@xxxxxxxx>
> Cc: linux-gpio@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: linux-arm-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Signed-off-by: Paul Gortmaker <paul.gortmaker@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

Patch applied with Maxime's ACK.

Linus Walleij