[GIT PULL] irqchip init infrastructure and GIC/VIC move

Olof Johansson olof at lixom.net
Mon Jan 14 22:56:52 EST 2013

On Sat, Jan 12, 2013 at 9:37 AM, Rob Herring <robherring2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Arnd, Olof,
> Please pull for 3.9. This is the initial infrastructure and conversion
> of the GIC and VIC to use it. Several people are waiting for the irqchip
> infrastructure to go in in order to convert other irqchip code over.
> I've left "static asmlinkage" in on the irq handlers. There's been no
> more discussion, so I think we are in agreement. If asmlinkage defines
> the procedure call convention for assembly calls, then it still makes
> sense to have it on a static function called thru a function pointer.
> Rob
> The following changes since commit 9931faca02c604c22335f5a935a501bb2ace6e20:
>   Linux 3.8-rc3 (2013-01-09 18:59:55 -0800)
> are available in the git repository at:
>   git://sources.calxeda.com/kernel/linux.git tags/gic-vic-to-irqchip

Ugh. This conflicts heavily with the timer cleanup from Stephen, due
to adjacent changes in the machine descriptors.

I fixed them up, but I would appreciate a second glance at them for
sanity checking.


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