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Re: [PATCH] Clean up serial console support on Sibyte 1250 duart

To: "Ralf Baechle" <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Clean up serial console support on Sibyte 1250 duart
From: "Woodrow Tree" <tigerand@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2007 16:19:28 -0800
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On 2/19/07, Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org> wrote:
On Mon, Feb 19, 2007 at 03:48:24PM -0800, Andrew Sharp wrote:

Patch looks reasonable at a quick glance.  I'll review it for real
later, just wanted to mention that the drivers/char/ Sibyte serial
driver is really a dead end of the evolution.  The driver should
be replaced with a new driver based on the the new drivers/serial/
infrastructure.

  Ralf


That explains the "shouldn't there be a general frame work for all this?" itch in the back of my neck the whole time I was hacking on it.

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