[PATCH v6 1/5] powerpc/85xx: implement hardware timebase sync

Scott Wood scottwood at freescale.com
Sat Jun 30 02:10:43 EST 2012

On 06/29/2012 11:04 AM, Timur Tabi wrote:
> Scott Wood wrote:
>>> I wonder if it's possible to dynamically generate the compatible
>>> string by using the SOC name?
>> Where are you going to get the SoC name from?
> Well, that is why I said "I wonder".   I'm disappointed that the "cpus"
> node doesn't help much.  You'd think the name of the CPU would be in the
> CPU node somewhere.

The SoC is not the CPU.  The CPU is e500v2.

Why is this different from anywhere else where we have a list of
compatibles to match, often based on various SoCs?  Note that we
explicitly want to match only certain SoCs here.


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