[PATCH v11 4/5] powerpc/fsl: move mpc85xx.h to include/linux/fsl

Arnd Bergmann arnd at arndb.de
Wed Jul 20 21:24:00 AEST 2016

On Saturday, July 16, 2016 9:50:21 PM CEST Scott Wood wrote:
> From: yangbo lu <yangbo.lu at nxp.com>
> Move mpc85xx.h to include/linux/fsl and rename it to svr.h as a common
> header file.  This SVR numberspace is used on some ARM chips as well as
> PPC, and even to check for a PPC SVR multi-arch drivers would otherwise
> need to ifdef the header inclusion and all references to the SVR symbols.
> Signed-off-by: Yangbo Lu <yangbo.lu at nxp.com>
> Acked-by: Wolfram Sang <wsa at the-dreams.de>
> Acked-by: Stephen Boyd <sboyd at codeaurora.org>
> Acked-by: Joerg Roedel <jroedel at suse.de>
> [scottwood: update description]
> Signed-off-by: Scott Wood <oss at buserror.net>

As discussed before, please don't introduce yet another vendor specific
way to match a SoC ID from a device driver.

I've posted a patch for an extension to the soc_device infrastructure
to allow comparing the running SoC to a table of devices, use that


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