Re: [PATCH v2] pinctrl: qcom: restrict drivers per ARM/ARM64
From: Dmitry Baryshkov
Date: Tue Oct 04 2022 - 03:38:21 EST
On Sun, 25 Sept 2022 at 14:54, Krzysztof Kozlowski
> On 25/09/2022 13:43, Dmitry Baryshkov wrote:
> > On 25 September 2022 14:21:03 GMT+03:00, Krzysztof Kozlowski <krzysztof.kozlowski@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> There is no point to allow selecting pin-controller drivers for Qualcomm
> >> ARMv7 SoCs when building ARM64 kernel, and vice versa. This makes
> >> kernel configuration more difficult as many do not remember the Qualcomm
> >> SoCs. There won't be a single image for ARMv7 and ARMv8/9 SoCs, so no
> >> features/options are lost.
> >> Signed-off-by: Krzysztof Kozlowski <krzysztof.kozlowski@xxxxxxxxxx>
> > I haven't checked which restrictions apply to msm8916 at this moment, but it might be worth adding 'depends on ARM || ARM64 || COMPILE_TEST'
> This is limited by ARCH_QCOM (top-level if in the file), so I am not
> sure what would be benefits.
I thought that it might be added to represent the fact that this is
not an omission, but a special case which can be used by both 32-bit
and 64-bit archs.
With best wishes