Re: [PATCH 8/8] drivers/pinctrl: clean up samsung modular vs. non-modular distinctions

From: Linus Walleij
Date: Tue Mar 15 2016 - 04:50:55 EST

On Mon, Feb 29, 2016 at 9:48 PM, Paul Gortmaker
<paul.gortmaker@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Fixups here tend to be more all over the map vs. some of the other
> repeated/systematic ones we've seen elsewhere.
> We remove module.h from code that isn't doing anything modular at
> all; if they have __init sections, then replace it with init.h
> A couple drivers have module_exit() code that is essentially orphaned,
> and so we remove that.
> There are no module_init replacements, so we have no concerns wrt.
> initcall ordering changes as per some of the other cleanups.
> 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
> was (or is now) contained at the top of the file in the comments.
> Cc: Tomasz Figa <tomasz.figa@xxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: Thomas Abraham <thomas.ab@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: linux-arm-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: linux-samsung-soc@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: linux-gpio@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Signed-off-by: Paul Gortmaker <paul.gortmaker@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

This didn't make it in for v4.6 because noone provided ACKs.

Please resend the outstanding (rebased) demodularization patches
after v4.6-rc1 and I will merge them no matter if I get ACKs or not,
I will not wait for ACKs any longer than that.

Linus Walleij