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Re: [PATCH v2 00/11] bcma: add support for embedded devices like bcm4716

To: "John W. Linville" <linville@tuxdriver.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 00/11] bcma: add support for embedded devices like bcm4716
From: Hauke Mehrtens <hauke@hauke-m.de>
Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2011 17:04:41 +0200
Cc: Rafał Miłecki <zajec5@gmail.com>, ralf@linux-mips.org, linux-wireless@vger.kernel.org, linux-mips@linux-mips.org, jonas.gorski@gmail.com, mb@bu3sch.de, george@znau.edu.ua, arend@broadcom.com, b43-dev@lists.infradead.org, bernhardloos@googlemail.com, arnd@arndb.de, julian.calaby@gmail.com, sshtylyov@mvista.com
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On 07/22/2011 03:39 PM, John W. Linville wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 22, 2011 at 10:24:00AM +0200, Hauke Mehrtens wrote:
>> On 07/22/2011 12:30 AM, Rafał Miłecki wrote:
>>> 2011/7/16 Hauke Mehrtens <hauke@hauke-m.de>:
> 
>>>> @Ralf: Could you please merger this into the mips tree so that it will be 
>>>> in linux-3.1.
>>>
>>> ML for bcma is linux-wireless. Should we pass that patches "via" Ralf
>>> or John? Using linux-wireless (and John's tree) makes more sense to
>>> me, as we will work on the same tree and will get less merge
>>> conflicts. However don't take me as Linux development style guru, just
>>> my POV.
> 
>> I talked about this with Florian Fainelli and he said that the patches
>> should rather pass Ralf then John, but merging would be easier when they
>> are passing John. I do not have a problem with both solutions and
>> rebasing it to an other tree is no problem for me.
>> John and Ralf, who wants to take these patches? ;-)
> 
> I don't really care -- I figured Ralf was taking them due to the MIPS arch 
> bits.
> 
> John

Hi John,

yes because of the MIPS arch bits it should go through Ralf, but there
are many changes for bcma in wireless-testing and adding my changes to
mips tree will cause some problems when wireless-testing and mips are
merged together by Linus.

Hauke

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