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Re: [PATCH 0/3] Add I2C support for Octeon SOCs.

To: David Daney <ddaney@caviumnetworks.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/3] Add I2C support for Octeon SOCs.
From: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org>
Date: Mon, 11 Jan 2010 18:23:30 +0100
Cc: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>, linux-i2c@vger.kernel.org, "Bozic, Rade (EXT-Other - DE/Ulm)" <rade.bozic.ext@nsn.com>, linux-mips <linux-mips@linux-mips.org>, "Ben Dooks (embedded platforms)" <ben-linux@fluff.org>
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On Mon, 11 Jan 2010 09:16:03 -0800, David Daney wrote:
> Ralf Baechle wrote:
> > On Thu, Jan 07, 2010 at 11:56:33AM -0800, David Daney wrote:
> > 
> >> David Daney wrote:
> >>> This patch set adds I2C driver support for Cavium Networks' Octeon
> >>> processor family.  The Octeon is a multi-core MIPS64 based SOC.
> >>>
> >>> The first patch adds platform devices for the I2C devices.  The second
> >>> patch is the main driver.  Finally the third patch registers some
> >>> devices so we have something to control with the fancy new driver.
> >>>
> >>> I will reply with the three patches.
> >>>
> >>> David Daney (2):
> >>>  MIPS: Octeon: Add I2C platform driver.
> >>>  MIPS: Octeon: Register some devices on the I2C bus.
> >>>
> >>> Rade Bozic (1):
> >>>  I2C: Add driver for Cavium OCTEON I2C ports.
> > 
> > Do you want to merge this series through the MIPS tree?
> 
> Two of the patches touch only arch/mips/cavium-octeon, so it might make 
> sense.  But the I2C maintainers may have other desires, so I would defer 
> to them.

I won't take care of them, so I have no objection if the go through the
MIPS tree. For a platform-specific driver I think it makes a lot of
sense.

-- 
Jean Delvare

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