Re: [PATCH 4/4] timer: remove sirf prima driver

From: Arnd Bergmann
Date: Wed Jan 20 2021 - 16:40:22 EST

On Wed, Jan 20, 2021 at 6:50 PM Joe Perches <joe@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Wed, 2021-01-20 at 14:15 +0100, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> > From: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@xxxxxxxx>
> >
> > The CSR SiRF prima2/atlas platforms are getting removed, so this driver
> > is no longer needed.
> Should this platform really be removed?
> While I followed the removal thread just a little,
> isn't prima still in use in various GPS handhelds?

I'm not aware of anyone running mainline Linux on those, as I said
in the platform removal patch[1] description, there have not been any
contributions to third-party machine support, the only boards that
ever booted a mainline kernel were the evaluation boards.

If you have any information on hobbyist users of this platform, let
me know.