[PATCH] dmaengine: bcm2835: Add slave dma support

Stefan Wahren info at lategoodbye.de
Fri Apr 17 10:08:42 PDT 2015

Hi Noralf,

Am 17.04.2015 um 00:09 schrieb Noralf Trønnes:
> Den 15.04.2015 21:00, skrev Stefan Wahren:
>> Hi Noralf,
>> Am 15.04.2015 um 11:56 schrieb Noralf Trønnes:
>>> Add slave transfer capability to BCM2835 dmaengine driver.
>>> This patch is pulled from the bcm2708-dmaengine driver in the
>>> Raspberry Pi repo. The work was done by Gellert Weisz.
>>> Tested with the bcm2835-mmc driver from the same repo.
>> why not with the upstream kernel?
> See my answer to Alexander Stein.

i read the mail, but i'm still confused. Please let me paraphrase my 
last question:

Is this patch testable with upstream kernel?

It would be helpful to put those facts from the email to Alexander into
the patch description. Please clarify the intension of your patch.


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