Re: [rtc-linux] Re: [PATCH] x86: i2c rtc instead of cmos rtc

From: Ed Swierk
Date: Thu Jan 29 2009 - 16:13:02 EST

On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 12:11 PM, Alessandro Zummo
<alessandro.zummo@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I object to options of this kind. It took us a lot of efforts to move
> to the new i2c model and to the concept that devices have to be declared
> in the board support code. This kind of hack is in the opposite direction.

I see. I encountered board support code when I worked with PowerPC
boards on Linux years ago but I haven't seen this in the x86 arch
code. Can you point me to an example?

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