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Re: [PATCH] GIO bus support for SGI IP22/28

To: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] GIO bus support for SGI IP22/28
From: Thomas Bogendoerfer <tsbogend@alpha.franken.de>
Date: Thu, 20 Oct 2011 21:07:02 +0200
Cc: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@linux-m68k.org>, linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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On Thu, Oct 20, 2011 at 06:49:22PM +0100, Ralf Baechle wrote:
> There may have been obscure prototypes at SGI but I doubt any non-MIPS
> GIO systems ever reached production status.

wikipedia only mentions MIPS based stuff from SGI with GIO.

> > If yes, you want to move it to drivers/gio/.
> 
> Good point - it probably should go there anyway.

does a single file really need it's own directoy ? GIO is pretty simple
and most of the magic lies inside the board specific parts. My idea is
to factor out the common code as soon as IP12/IP20 support comes up
(which is probably never).

Thomas.

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