[PATCH 3/4] spi: Add OF binding support for SPI busses

Grant Likely grant.likely at secretlab.ca
Sun May 25 03:33:35 EST 2008

On Sat, May 24, 2008 at 11:14 AM, Jochen Friedrich <jochen at scram.de> wrote:
> Grant Likely schrieb:
>> On Sat, May 24, 2008 at 12:26 AM, Grant Likely
>> <grant.likely at secretlab.ca> wrote:
>>> On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 8:05 PM, David Brownell <david-b at pacbell.net> wrote:
>>>> On Wednesday 21 May 2008, Anton Vorontsov wrote:
>>>>>> +++ b/drivers/spi/spi_of.c
>>>>> I think better placement for this is drivers/of, no?
>>>> Yes please.
>>> Okay, I wasn't sure.  Will do.
>> I'm having second thoughts about this.  I think this code is more SPI
>> centric than it is OF centric.  ie. it is usable by all spi masters in
>> an OF enabled system, but it is not usable by all OF devices in an SPI
>> enabled system.  Or, in other words; it adds OF support to SPI, not
>> the other way around.  I think drivers/spi is the right place for this
>> to live.
> Isn't the same true for drivers/of/gpio.c or drivers/of/of_i2c.c, as well?

I would argue 'yes!'


Grant Likely, B.Sc., P.Eng.
Secret Lab Technologies Ltd.

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