[PATCH] Add AMCC Arches 460GT eval board support to platforms/44x

Josh Boyer jwboyer at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Sat Jul 19 23:44:17 EST 2008

On Fri, 18 Jul 2008 15:31:33 -0700 (PDT)
Victor Gallardo <vgallardo at amcc.com> wrote:

> > From what I can tell, you don't even need this patch or the defconfig.
> > Nothing differs at this point from Glacier other than the DTS.  Since
> > U-Boot is your loader, it should be able to pass the different DTS to a
> > kernel that supports Cayonlands and have no issues.
> >
> > ...
> >
> > If you do want to have explicit support for Arches, that's fine.  Look
> > at how Yosemite is supported.  It just reuses Bamboo.  You could do the
> > same.
> Yes, I like this idea. I'll do this.

As you might have noticed, this has generated quite a bit of discussion
on whether this is the right approach or not.  If you can wait for a
week, we plan on talking it over at OLS.  Then I can give you a better
idea as to whether we're going to stick with this or use a different

Overall your patches are fairly clean, so you've done a good job so
far.  Have a little patience with us as we figure out the right way to
go :).


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