We are using 8172 for 2.4 kernels presently,although may drop it
I don't read the 2.6 code,but it seems it remains the same as the copy
in 2.4(except that #ifdef changes).I can't see why the code is broken?
In case you mean the ioport address,mips_io_port_base for that board is
0xa0000000, inb(0x14000060) is reading from 0xb4000060, which is correct
Ralf Baechle wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 09, 2005 at 03:41:06PM +0200, Carlo Perassi wrote:
>>As suggested (*) by Arthur Othieno on the kernel-janitors mailing list,
>>I bounce here this email for collecting comments.
>>The old email refers to 2.6.13-rc6 but the code is still the same on
>>I'd like to collect some comments about the following code
>>segment I found in
>>(the "^^^" sequence is not mine, it's in the code)
> I know, I put it there. The code was obviously broken, so I place this
> hard to miss not right into the middle of it. It's there since ages and
> nobody did complain. So unless somebody complains - and that complaint
> better include some patches - I will delete support for the IT8172 and
> it's eval board.