Re: pinctrl-amd: What hardware does it apply to?

From: Andrew Cooks
Date: Thu Dec 21 2017 - 19:44:47 EST

Hi Linus

On 21/12/17 20:11, Linus Walleij wrote:
> Hi Andrew!
> Thank you for your mail!
> On Wed, Dec 20, 2017 at 11:25 PM, Andrew Cooks
> <andrew.cooks@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Another driver (gpio-sb8xx) was submitted for upstream inclusion, but was
>> knocked back with the suggestion that pinctrl is the way forward[3].
> Hm I cannot follow link [3] right now. And I don't remember the submission :(
> It doesn't seem to be in my mail archives either.

Here's the same thread in a different list archive:

> Timur Tabi from CodeAurora is currently
> floating a patch set that makes it possible to remove entire sets of
> lines as "controlled by someone else" (read: ACPI BIOS).
> This will apply to the whole GPIO chip.
> This is however under heavy discussion.

Thanks, I'm following that discussion.