sys_mpc83xx spi driver not probed

Anton Vorontsov avorontsov at
Tue Nov 27 04:40:23 EST 2007

On Mon, Nov 26, 2007 at 10:39:56AM -0600, Scott Wood wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 23, 2007 at 07:02:23PM +0200, Joel Rouch wrote:
> > I have a custom 8349 ppc board. I have defined the spi master in the 
> > configuration.
> > While booting my board, I driver is well added and linked to platform 
> > bus, however I don't see that the probe entry point is reached.
> > I don't succeed to understand who is triggering the probe. Can someone 
> > point me to the right link or explain me how to force it ?
> Are you calling of_platform_bus_probe() from your board file?

spi_mpc83xx isn't of_platform_driver, yet. Thus we have to use fsl helper,

So far, good example of spi_mpc83xx usage is in

Good luck,

Anton Vorontsov
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