[PATCH v2 0/2] base: soc: soc_device_match() improvements

Arnd Bergmann arnd at arndb.de
Wed Mar 29 12:48:48 PDT 2017

On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 9:38 PM, Geert Uytterhoeven
<geert+renesas at glider.be> wrote:
>         Hi Arnd, Greg, Kevin, Magnus, Olof, Simon,
> This patch series contains two improvements for the SoC bus and
> soc_device_match().  The second one is a dependency for handling
> different SoC revisions in the Renesas R-Car SYSC driver, which manages
> PM Domains and thus needs to be initialized from an early_initcall[*].
> Changes compared to v1:
>   - Drop RFC state,
>   - Add more explanation,
>   - Add Acked-by.
> Due to the dependency, and as changes for the Renesas R-Car SYSC driver
> typically go in through the renesas and arm-soc trees, and if you agree,
> I would like to send a pull request for these changes, to be pulled by
> all of the driver core, renesas, and arm-soc trees.  This is similar to
> how soc_device_match() was integrated earlier.
> Then the Renesas R-Car SYSC driver changes can easily be queued on top
> in the renesas tree afterwards.
> Do you agree?
> Thanks for your answer!

Merging this through arm-soc is fine with me.

> P.S. If you think it's already too late in the cycle to queue Renesas
> R-Car SYSC driver changes for v4.12 on top, please say so.  Then the
> dependency is relaxed, and this series can just go in through the
> driver core tree, with the Renesas part to follow for v4.13.

We can take it for 4.12.


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