Proposal: mach-dt

Marc Zyngier marc.zyngier at
Wed Jul 3 05:20:17 EDT 2013

On 03/07/13 09:18, Alexander Shiyan wrote:

Hi Alexander,

> More and more platforms are now using devicetree.
> Ideally the platform code contains only one function "of_platform_populate".
> My idea is to make a generic architecture (mach-dt) with the call then add support
> for compatible subarchitectures as they become available in "compatible"-property.
> Your opinion?

Well, my (admittedly partial) opinion is that mach-virt is an incredibly
nicer sounding name, 'specially as you can mistype it as mach-triv.

More seriously, arch/arm/mach-virt is probably what you need.


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