On Thu, Oct 14, 2010 at 3:08 PM, David Daney <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 10/12/2010 11:44 PM, Grant Likely wrote:
>> This patch refactors the early init parsing of the chosen node so that
>> architectures aren't forced to provide an empty implementation of
>> early_init_dt_scan_chosen_arch. Instead, if an architecture wants to
>> do something different, it can either use a wrapper function around
>> early_init_dt_scan_chosen(), or it can replace it altogether.
>> This patch was written in preparation to adding device tree support to
>> both x86 ad MIPS.
>> Signed-off-by: Grant Likely<firstname.lastname@example.org>
> In conjunction with my 'MIPS: Add some irq definitins required by OF' and
> the '2/2 of/mips: Add device tree support to MIPS' patches, I can enable
> CONFIG_USE_OF, and build and run a kernel on my Octeon. I haven't started
> using the device tree yet, but this is a good start.
> You can add my...
> Tested-by: David Daney <email@example.com>
Thanks David. I'll add your tags.
What do you think Ralf? Should I merge these two patches up for
2.6.37? As mentioned on my other reply, David's "MIPS: add some irq
definitions required by OF" patch isn't needed in my current
>> arch/microblaze/kernel/prom.c | 5 -----
>> arch/powerpc/kernel/prom.c | 12 ++++++++++--
>> drivers/of/fdt.c | 2 --
>> include/linux/of_fdt.h | 2 +-
>> 4 files changed, 11 insertions(+), 10 deletions(-)
Grant Likely, B.Sc., P.Eng.
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