[PATCH] powerpc: Support for MPIC on native cell
benh at kernel.crashing.org
Fri Oct 20 09:40:44 EST 2006
On Thu, 2006-10-19 at 16:38 +0200, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> On Monday 16 October 2006 09:45, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > + /* The MPIC driver will get everything it needs from the
> > + * device-tree, just pass 0 to all arguments
> > + */
> > + mpic = mpic_alloc(dn, 0, 0, 0, 0, " MPIC ");
> Do you expect future users to do the same and just pass zeroes?
> If so, maybe we should add a small wrapper like
> static inline struct mpic *mpic_probe(struct device_node *dn)
> return mpic_alloc(dn, 0, 0, 0, 0, " MPIC ");
Possibly... there are still flags that it can't figure out by itself,
like segher never put "big-endian" in the SLOF DT of the blades etc...
But yes, I might move in that direction.
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