[PATCH v1 2/2] arm64: configs: Support DEVAPC on MediaTek platforms
matthias.bgg at gmail.com
Mon Feb 1 03:50:43 EST 2021
On 31/01/2021 23:23, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 31, 2021 at 3:07 PM Matthias Brugger <matthias.bgg at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 23/12/2020 09:44, Neal Liu wrote:
>>> Support DEVAPC on MediaTek platforms by enabling CONFIG_MTK_DEVAPC.
>>> Signed-off-by: Neal Liu <neal.liu at mediatek.com>
>>> arch/arm64/configs/defconfig | 1 +
>>> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
>>> diff --git a/arch/arm64/configs/defconfig b/arch/arm64/configs/defconfig
>>> index 17a2df6..a373776 100644
>>> --- a/arch/arm64/configs/defconfig
>>> +++ b/arch/arm64/configs/defconfig
>>> @@ -257,6 +257,7 @@ CONFIG_MTD_NAND_MARVELL=y
>> From my understanding, defconfig is for a minimal config that allows to boot a
>> machine. As MTK_DEVAPC is a rather exotic driver to detect bus access
>> violations, I think it's not a good candidate for inclusion in defconfig.
>> In any case, I added the SoC maintainer, so that they can correct me, if I'm
>> wrong :)
> I generally don't mind adding platform specific drivers as loadable modules
> even if they are somewhat obscure. For built-in drivers, this is
> different though,
> as those have a noticeable impact on other platforms.
> I haven't kept track of what this particular driver does, but from the Kconfig
> description, I'd say it should get enabled in defconfig.
Thanks for the feedback Arnd.
Applied now to v5.11-next/defconfig
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