On Fri, Aug 12, 2011 at 06:20:48PM +0200, Manuel Lauss wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 12, 2011 at 6:04 PM, Greg KH <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Fri, Aug 12, 2011 at 11:39:38AM +0200, Manuel Lauss wrote:
> >> Alchemy chips have one or more registers which control access
> >> to the usb blocks as well as PHY configuration. I don't want
> >> the OHCI/EHCI glues to know about the different registers and bits;
> >> new arch code hides the gory details of USB configuration from them.
> >> Cc: email@example.com
> >> Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <firstname.lastname@example.org> (USB glue parts)
> >> Signed-off-by: Manuel Lauss <email@example.com>
> >> ---
> >> CC'ed Greg for an Ack on the USB glue parts. I'd like this to go through
> >> the
> >> MIPS tree since other changes in it depend on it.
> > Fine with me on the USB portions, you are just deleting code, which I
> > like :)
> > But should the "common" USB code really live under arch/mips/alchemy/ ?
> > The goal is to move driver code out of arch/ and into drivers/. Why are
> > you moving stuff backwards here?
> This is just chip-dependent code for usb block and phy management, which
> varies wich chip subtype, the OHCI and EHCI controllers are identical on all
> of them. At the time moving the chip-depedent code to the other
> code seemed like a good idea...
But that's what drivers/* is, chip-dependent code. Please move it there
Has the MIPS developers learned nothing from the recent ARM mess? :)