[PATCH 01/24] ARM: shmobile: use __iomem pointers for MMIO

Arnd Bergmann arnd at arndb.de
Tue Sep 18 12:04:49 EDT 2012

On Tuesday 18 September 2012, Simon Horman wrote:
> > I agree it's not nice to have to do this, but this is largely because
> > of shmobile doing things differently from all other ARM platforms, on
> > which the respective patches tend to clean up things and reduce the
> > number of type casts.
> > 
> > The only alternative I can see is for shmobile to introduce its own
> > mach/io.h file with the relaxed type checking, but that would only
> > defer the problem until the point where you want shmobile to be part
> > of the common multiplatform kernel binary.
> If it is needed in the long term, then I'm happy with it going in now.
> Could you remove the portion that Paul objected to?

Yes, I already did that.


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