[PATCH 0/5] ARM: orion5x/dove/mv78xx0 multiplatform

Gregory CLEMENT gregory.clement at free-electrons.com
Wed Nov 25 09:34:20 PST 2015

Hi Andrew,
 On mer., nov. 25 2015, Andrew Lunn <andrew at lunn.ch> wrote:

> On Wed, Nov 25, 2015 at 04:49:12PM +0100, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
>> I've posted these before and now gotten around to a rebase and
>> want to include them in the arm-soc next/multiplatform branch for
>> 4.5.
>> Originally the plan for these platforms was to convert all of
>> them to DT and use only mach-mvebu. That has not happened,
>> so I would do it this way instead so we can at least have
>> them in a single kernel.
>> Let me know if there are any concerns or objections.
> Maybe we should just remove mv78xx0? It has been at least two years
> since we have heard of anybody using it, outside of Debians now
> replaced build system. And its IRQ handling is broken apparently.

Actually I was about to remove it last year but an mv78200 user came
with a bug fix on the gpio driver used by this platform:

While he seemed interseted to use a mainline kernel we don't have any
news for one year:


Gregory Clement, Free Electrons
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