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Re: [PATCH] MIPS: ath79: don't hardcode the unavailability of the DSP AS

To: Gabor Juhos <juhosg@openwrt.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] MIPS: ath79: don't hardcode the unavailability of the DSP ASE
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Date: Wed, 15 Aug 2012 12:48:12 +0200
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On Tue, Aug 14, 2012 at 09:12:21PM +0200, Gabor Juhos wrote:

> The ath79 platform code allows to run a single kernel image
> on various SoCs which are based on the 24Kc and 74Kc cores.
> The current code explicitely disables the DSP ASE, but that
> is available in the 74Kc core.
> 
> Remove the override in order to let the kernel to detect the
> availability of the DSP ASE at runtime.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Gabor Juhos <juhosg@openwrt.org>
> 
> ---
> This is a replacement of the 'MIPS: ath79: don't override CPU ASE features' 
> patch: https://patchwork.linux-mips.org/patch/4169/
> 
> I don't think that the issue is critical enough to include that in 
> the stable trees.

But it's also trivial.  Anyway, the effect of this "bug" is that the DSP
ASE is not available and apparently this has not yet shown up on anybody's
radar.

Anyway, applied!  Thanks!

  Ralf

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