[PATCH v3 2/2] dts/ls2080a: Update DTSI to add support of SP805 WDT
leoli at freescale.com
Tue Jan 12 06:17:50 PST 2016
On Fri, Dec 25, 2015 at 9:56 AM, Shawn Guo <shawnguo at kernel.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 24, 2015 at 08:41:54PM +0000, Sharma Bhupesh wrote:
>> > -----Original Message-----
>> > From: Arnd Bergmann [mailto:arnd at arndb.de]
>> > Sent: Thursday, December 24, 2015 3:49 PM
>> > To: Bhupesh SHARMA
>> > Cc: Sharma Bhupesh-B45370; Mark Rutland; linux-arm-
>> > kernel at lists.infradead.org; Olof Johansson; devicetree at vger.kernel.org;
>> > Rob Herring; Will Deacon; Catalin Marinas; Li Yang-Leo-R58472; Wood
>> > Scott-B07421; Yoder Stuart-B08248; shawn.guo at linaro.org
>> > Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 2/2] dts/ls2080a: Update DTSI to add support of
>> > SP805 WDT
>> > On Wednesday 23 December 2015, Bhupesh SHARMA wrote:
>> > >
>> > > Hi Arnd, Olof, Kevin
>> > >
>> > > On Tue, Dec 15, 2015 at 8:00 PM, Bhupesh Sharma
>> > > <bhupesh.sharma at freescale.com> wrote:
>> > > > This patch updates the LS2080a DTSI (DTS Include) file to add
>> > > > support for eight SP805 Watchdog units which can be used to reset
>> > > > the eight Cortex-A57 cores available on LS2080A.
>> > > >
>> > > > Signed-off-by: Bhupesh Sharma <bhupesh.sharma at freescale.com>
>> > > > ---
>> > > > arch/arm64/boot/dts/freescale/fsl-ls2080a.dtsi | 56
>> > ++++++++++++++++++++++++
>> > > > 1 file changed, 56 insertions(+)
>> > >
>> > > Since Rob has acked the SP805 WDT binding documentation patch (patch
>> > > 1/2 of this series),
>> > > can this DTSI change, please be considered for absorption in the arm-
>> > soc tree.
>> > Sure, please submit it for inclusion. Who is the maintainer for
>> > arch/arm64/boot/dts/freescale/ ? Can they pick up all the freescale
>> > related dts changes and submit them as a pull request? Should they go
>> > through Shawn's tree maybe?
>> Thanks Arnd. For now, may-be I can send this patchset with Rob's Acked-by added
>> for 1/2 to 'arm at kernel.org'. So that this can be picked by via the arm-soc tree.
>> Shawn, I hope it's ok with you.
> Yeah. I'm maintaining a git tree, collecting all Freescale arm32
> platform patches, and sending them to arm-soc for each merge window.
> If I can be copied on those arm64 patches, I do not mind handling them
> together with arm32 ones.
Shawn, Thanks a lot for offering to help.
Sorry for a very delayed response as I was on vacation. I have
recently been made responsible by the company to push and track the
upstreaming of all armv8 related software within the Digital
Networking group of FSL/NXP which is currently the only business unit
to use ARMv8 cores. We also agreed in an internal discussion that it
will be good for me to also help organize patches for upstream
acceptance. I think I can help to make it more effective in
communicating community requirements and feedback to all related
developers and their management. And I can also help to enable the
internal test team to better test the staging patches before they hit
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