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Re: [PATCH 1/8] MIPS: BCM63XX: move flash registration out of board_bcm9

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Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/8] MIPS: BCM63XX: move flash registration out of board_bcm963xx.c
From: John Crispin <blogic@openwrt.org>
Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2012 16:10:25 +0200
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On 13/06/12 15:59, Ralf Baechle wrote:
>>> > > And the grand cure for that sort of issue is FDT - we by now have built
>>> > > big deserts of code just registering platform devices like this..  See
>>> > > John Crispin's Lantiq work or David's Cavium code for FDT examples.
>> > 
>> > I have some patches to convert bcm63xx to FDT but that is still work in 
>> > progress, and I don't want them to hold support for newer BCM63xx CPUs.
> Oh absolutely.  I'm just nagging to make it clear to everybody into what
> direction the world is moving.
>
FDT FTW :-)

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