Re: [PATCH 1/6 v5] Kernel DLPAR Infrastructure

From: Grant Likely
Date: Mon Nov 02 2009 - 11:56:48 EST

On Mon, Nov 2, 2009 at 9:47 AM, Nathan Fontenot <nfont@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Grant Likely wrote:
>> On Mon, Nov 2, 2009 at 9:27 AM, Nathan Fontenot <nfont@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> wrote:
>>> I saw that Grant Likely is doing updates to all of the of_* stuff right
>>> now,
>>> would it be ok to have these routines here, renamed as dlpar_*, and look
>>> to merge them in with Grant's updates when he finishes?
>> No because then we're stuck with renaming the API at a later date.
>> Name it what it is, and put it where it belongs.  I'll deal with any
>> merge breakage as it occurs.
> ok.  Would this be better off in powerpc code, or should I go ahead and put
> it
> in something like drivers/of/dynamic.c?

drivers/of/dynamic.c sounds fine to me. I can always move them if it
find a better place. Send the patch to me and cc: the
devicetree-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx mailing list.


Grant Likely, B.Sc., P.Eng.
Secret Lab Technologies Ltd.
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