On Sat, Jul 16, 2005 at 12:16:21AM +0900, Yoichi Yuasa wrote:
> Date: Sat, 16 Jul 2005 00:16:21 +0900
> From: Yoichi Yuasa <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: email@example.com
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
> Subject: Re: CVS Update@linux-mips.org: linux
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> Hi Pete,
> On Thu, 14 Jul 2005 18:48:00 +0100
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > Log message:
> > Philips PNX8550 support: MIPS32-like core with 2 Trimedias on it.
> I think the following include path is better.
> -#include <asm/mach-pnx8550/uart.h>
> +#include <uart.h>
What to use really depends on what you want. I originally created the
mach-* directories to have a place platform-specific header files
instead of infinitely long #ifdef mess. A buch of -I gcc options are
used to create a search path from the most specific to the most generic
files at the end. If that's the intend, use the <file.h> form. If
however the intend is to include a specific file then the prefered
form is <patch/mach-foo/file.h> which avoids the danger of accidently
picking up something else and also is slightly easier for the compiler.