8xx drivers for 2.6

Tom Rini trini at kernel.crashing.org
Fri Dec 12 08:25:29 EST 2003

On Thu, Dec 11, 2003 at 02:44:50PM -0500, Dan Malek wrote:
> Tom Rini wrote:
> >Ok. I've gone and ported the 8xx serial driver, and other misc 8xx
> >things up to what 2.6 wants them to be, as well as a few of the
> >simpler changes to head_8xx.S.
> Thanks. So, does the kernel at least compile now? :-)

Compiles, links, boots and happily dies inside of head_8xx.S :)

> >...and in 2.6 having request_8xxirq becomes much uglier because of
> >the irqreturn_t stuff
> I'm finally going to update this. I've got a pretty good implemenation
> of the cascaded controller stuff for the 8560, once I get this
> debugged I'll port it here.

Sounds like a plan.

> >Dan, if you have _anything_ done for head_8xx.S can you please post
> >it?
> Yeah, maybe I can do some debug now, too.

Hopefully :)

Tom Rini

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