[PATCH 1/2] ARM: PRIMA2: add of_dev_auxdata table for I2C, SPI, UART and PINCTRL

Arnd Bergmann arnd at arndb.de
Wed Jul 4 07:43:04 EDT 2012

On Wednesday 04 July 2012, Barry Song wrote:
> From: Barry Song <Baohua.Song at csr.com>
> This patch adds lookup table for attaching a specific name and platform_data
> pointer to devices like i2c, spi, uart and pinctrl as they get created by
> of_platform_populate().  Ideally this table would not exist.
> Signed-off-by: Barry Song <Baohua.Song at csr.com>

Hi Barry,

I don't understand. Which subsystem relies on the short names here?

If it's about the pinctrl and clock parts, can't you just uses the
generate names like "b0050000.uart" directly?


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