[PATCH] mtd: spi-nor: Move n25q032 entry to Micron devices list

Marek Vasut marex at denx.de
Wed Oct 29 12:19:20 PDT 2014

On Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 06:40:46 PM, Rafał Miłecki wrote:
> On 29 October 2014 15:05, Marek Vasut <marex at denx.de> wrote:
> > On Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 10:57:55 AM, Chunhe Lan wrote:
> > 
> > [...]
> > 
> > There are problems with this patch. Firstly, it misses any description
> > explaining why the change took place at all. From an outside observer
> > point of view, this change seems random at best.
> This looks like a normal cleaning for me.

We can only guess, since the commit message is missing.

> > Secondly, the change in itself makes no sense -- it just reorders the
> > entries in an array.
> It moves Micron entry to the Micron pseudo-group, which makes sense to me.

I hope it's just that.

> > I can only speculate here, that your SPI NOR was
> > recognised as some other part, right ? That's why moving the n25q032
> > higher resolved the problem for you, right ?
> > 
> > The problem is with the fragility of this code which matches the JEDEC
> > ID and type of the SPI NOR. I recall Huang had some patches which tried
> > to resolve this, not sure what the status of those patches is though.
> Wait, what? OK, this makes things tricky. Does this patch really
> change any behavior? How does it happen? I don't see any duplicated
> entry with the same JEDEC ID (0x20ba16).
> Could you give us some more details?

Please see this thread:

This is where the discussion about ordering in the table took place
and where the patch for implementing the support for length of READID
return value was proposed.

Best regards,
Marek Vasut

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