[PATCH 1/2] [ide] mmio ide support
sshtylyov at ru.mvista.com
Sun Jul 8 02:51:56 EST 2007
Arnd Bergmann wrote:
>>This adds support for MMIO IDE device like CompactFlash
>>in TrueIDE mode.
>>Signed-off-by: Anton Vorontsov <avorontsov at ru.mvista.com>
>>Signed-off-by: Vitaly Bordug <vitb at kernel.crashing.org>
> Hmm, are we still adding new IDE drivers? Do you also have a
Yes, why not?
> driver for the new libata layer?
No (sorry for replying for Vitaly but I know the situation).
> I think it would even be simpler to do.
Wel have no interest in it right now.
> You could also make it an of_platform_driver at the same time
> instead of adding more cruft to fsl_soc.c. Since we're already
That's a fair point (and fsl_soc.c doesn't seem proper place anyway).
> about to add the electra_ide.c driver in 2.6.23, I guess there
> should really be _one_ driver that is able to handle all
> of_device based ATA hosts.
One driver to rule them all. :-)
That may be not so simple as it seems...
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