Re: [PATCH 00/12] of: overlay: clean up device tree overlay code

From: Rob Herring
Date: Wed Oct 04 2017 - 10:57:13 EST

On Mon, Oct 2, 2017 at 10:53 PM, <frowand.list@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> From: Frank Rowand <frank.rowand@xxxxxxxx>
> I have found the device tree overlay code to be difficult to read and
> maintain. This patch series attempts to improve that situation.
> The cleanup includes some changes visible to users of overlays. The
> only in kernel user of overlays is fixed up for those changes. The
> in kernel user is:
> drivers/gpu/drm/tilcdc/tilcdc_slave_compat.c

At what point can we remove this? I'm assuming at some point users
will need to update their dtb's for other reasons and this becomes