[PATCH 2/2] ARM: multi_v7_defconfig: Replace USB_RCAR_GEN2_PHY by PHY_RCAR_GEN2

Geert Uytterhoeven geert at linux-m68k.org
Tue May 12 09:30:59 PDT 2015

Hi Arnd,

On Tue, May 12, 2015 at 5:15 PM, Arnd Bergmann <arnd at arndb.de> wrote:
> On Saturday 09 May 2015 11:14:03 Simon Horman wrote:
>> On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 09:17:44AM +0900, Simon Horman wrote:
>> > On Tue, Apr 28, 2015 at 02:08:04PM +0200, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
>> > > The legacy-only USB_RCAR_GEN2_PHY driver was replaced by the DT-only
>> > > PHY_RCAR_GEN2 driver.
>> > >
>> > > Signed-off-by: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert+renesas at glider.be>
>> > > ---
>> > > Oops, CONFIG_USB_RCAR_GEN2_PHY shouldn't have been in a multiplatform
>> > > defconfig, as it supports legacy platform data only.
>> >
>> > Acked-by: Simon Horman <horms+renesas at verge.net.au>
>> >
>> > Olof, Arnd, Kevin,
>> >
>> > I'm assuming that you want to take this directly (or not!).
>> > However, if you would like me to queue up these kind of changes
>> > in my defconfig branch please just let me know.
>> Hi,
>> I'm wondering if you could take a moment to either review this patch
>> or indicate that you would like me to queue up changes like this.
> The patch looks ok to me, and I've queued it up in the next/defconfig
> branch for 4.2 now.


> In general, I think it's easier if you take all patches at first and
> then forward them to us, that way we can rely on you to have an
> overview of what is missing.
> If you only have one patch for a particular branch, sending a patch
> (instead of a pull request) to arm at kernel.org works as well, but it's
> less ambiguous if you relay that patch with your signed-off-by line
> added than to have us figure out whether you want the patch to be
> applied directly or not.

I think Simon's question was more about asking what's the proper process
for updating multi_v7_defconfig.

Should this go through you / arm at kernel.org directly?
Should it go through arm subarchitecture maintainers, causing merge conflicts?

BTW, arm at kernel.org isn't documented in MAINTAINERS.



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