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Re: [RFC PATCH] Alchemy: detect Au1300

To: Manuel Lauss <mano@roarinelk.homelinux.net>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH] Alchemy: detect Au1300
From: Kevin Hickey <khickey@rmicorp.com>
Date: Tue, 13 Jan 2009 08:42:13 -0600
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It might make sense to hold off on this patch for now.  I am going to be
pushing out the first tested Au13xx code shortly.  This detection and
much more are covered.

=Kevin

On Tue, 2009-01-13 at 15:35 +0100, Manuel Lauss wrote:
> Add code to detect Au1300 and its variants.  c0_prid uses a layout
> different from previous Alchemy chips and company ID switched to RMI.
> 
> Core and cache-wise it is compatible with previous Alchemy chips.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Manuel Lauss <mano@roarinelk.homelinux.net>
> ---
> This patch depends on "Alchemy: remove superfluous cpu-model constants."
> Information was pieced together from the Au1300 databook, and obviously
> only compile tested. (Also, the irq controller looks completely different
> so this patch alone is insufficient to get linux working on it).

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Kevin Hickey
Alchemy Solutions
RMI Corporation
khickey@rmicorp.com
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