linux-mips
[Top] [All Lists]

Re: Moving from old-irq.c

To: Jun Sun <jsun@mvista.com>
Subject: Re: Moving from old-irq.c
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Jul 2001 02:41:08 +0200
Cc: Phil Thompson <Phil.Thompson@pace.co.uk>, "'linux-mips@oss.sgi.com'" <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <3B4E38EF.3D3FF73E@mvista.com>; from jsun@mvista.com on Thu, Jul 12, 2001 at 04:55:27PM -0700
References: <54045BFDAD47D5118A850002A5095CC30AC548@exchange1.cam.pace.co.uk> <20010713013054.A24695@bacchus.dhis.org> <3B4E38EF.3D3FF73E@mvista.com>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
User-agent: Mutt/1.2.5i
On Thu, Jul 12, 2001 at 04:55:27PM -0700, Jun Sun wrote:

> Ralf, I think we should have a common init_IRQ() in arch/mips/kernel, which
> will then call (*setup_irq)().  This way it is easier to build a kernel for
> multiple boards.  It is also more compatible with the current arrangment. 
> What do you think?

Well, do you actually build kernels for multiple boards that need this?  In
practice pretty much nobody seems to be interested; technical problems also
makes this much harder than on other architectures, for example of all my
MIPS systems none could actually share a kernel.

  Ralf

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>