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Re: Questions on new platform submission

To: Marc St-Jean <Marc_St-Jean@pmc-sierra.com>
Subject: Re: Questions on new platform submission
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2007 15:45:03 +0000
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On Mon, Jan 15, 2007 at 12:21:32PM -0800, Marc St-Jean wrote:

> I am about to submit a new platform and have a few questions to attempt the 
> reduce the number of iterations:
> 
> 1. Should I prepare the patches against the linux.git master?

Yes.

> 2. Form previous posts I'm assuming patches for the serial driver 
> (drivers/serial/8250.c) should not go to this list but the serial maintainer. 
> Is this correct?

Yes - however a cc to the linux-mips list can't harm in case there are
any issues raised.

> 3. Same question for USB driver (mostly drivers/usb/host and gadget), should 
> I send to a usb maintainer?

Dito.

  Ralf

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