[PATCH 1/3] ARM: omap_device: handle first time activation of console device

Rajendra Nayak rnayak at ti.com
Thu Nov 17 02:31:16 EST 2011

Hi Rob,

On Wednesday 16 November 2011 08:20 PM, Rob Herring wrote:
>> diff --git a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/arm/omap/omap.txt b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/arm/omap/omap.txt
>> index dbdab40..46ffd41 100644
>> --- a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/arm/omap/omap.txt
>> +++ b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/arm/omap/omap.txt
>> @@ -21,6 +21,7 @@ Required properties:
>>   Optional properties:
>>   - ti,no_idle_on_suspend: When present, it prevents the PM to idle the module
>>     during suspend.
>> +- ti,console_hwmod: boolean, identifies the hwmod used as console device
> This doesn't seem right. Which console is not a h/w property. Why can't
> you use aliases like other platforms are doing?

After thinking of this some more, I figured its more of a hwmod problem
to be solved, than with being able to identify which console.
Will post a separate patch to fix it up in hmwod and drop this from the
DT series.

Thanks for the review.


> Also, it's not clear in the documentation where this (and
> ti,no_idle_on_suspend) should go in the DT. Both seem like they should
> be kernel cmdline params.
> Rob

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