[PATCH][MTD] mtdpart.c: allow other drivers to get physical address of partition
joern at logfs.org
Fri Jul 27 13:44:31 EDT 2007
On Fri, 27 July 2007 10:05:22 -0700, Jared Hulbert wrote:
> > Is there a reason you haven't used point() and unpoint()?
> No. In fact, I do use them. They give me a virtual address and
> protect the AXFS volume from the inevitable impolite rw filesystems on
> the same chip.
Protection makes sense. Do you also need the virtual address?
> > What is wrong with those functions?
> They don't get me the physical address.
Might be an idea to extent point() to pass a physical address as well.
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
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