Re: [PATCH] ne.c fix for hibernate and rmmod oops fix

From: Atsushi Nemoto
Date: Thu Sep 11 2008 - 09:51:19 EST

On Mon, 8 Sep 2008 21:54:34 -0500, David Fries <david@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Now that the io port and irq can be looked up in the arrays the probe
> code doesn't even need the resources passed by the platform device.
> The ne.c driver already registers the resources it needs and there
> isn't any good way to update the resources when the io port or irq are
> zero and probed at runtime.

No, please don't. This breaks current users of ne platform driver.
For example, please look at rbtx4927_ne_init() in
arch/mips/txx9/rbtx4927/setup.c file.

Atsushi Nemoto
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