[PATCH v2 2/3] spi: Add HiSilicon v3xx SPI NOR flash controller driver

Andy Shevchenko andy.shevchenko at gmail.com
Mon Jan 13 06:17:32 PST 2020

On Mon, Jan 13, 2020 at 4:07 PM Mark Brown <broonie at kernel.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 13, 2020 at 01:01:06PM +0000, John Garry wrote:
> > On 13/01/2020 11:42, Mark Brown wrote:
> > > The idiomatic approach appears to be for individual board vendors
> > > to allocate IDs, you do end up with multiple IDs from multiple
> > > vendors for the same thing.
> > But I am not sure how appropriate that same approach would be for some 3rd
> > party memory part which we're simply wiring up on our board. Maybe it is.
> It seems to be quite common for Intel reference designs to assign
> Intel IDs to non-Intel parts on the board (which is where I
> became aware of this practice).

Basically vendor of component in question is responsible for ID, but
it seems they simple don't care.

With Best Regards,
Andy Shevchenko

More information about the linux-mtd mailing list