[PATCH 1/2] thermal: armada: Remove support for A375-Z1 SoC
jason at lakedaemon.net
Fri Nov 21 12:18:58 PST 2014
On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 03:38:06PM -0400, Eduardo Valentin wrote:
> Ezequiel and Jason,
> On Sat, Nov 08, 2014 at 10:16:46PM -0500, Jason Cooper wrote:
> > On Tue, Nov 04, 2014 at 01:00:38PM -0300, Ezequiel Garcia wrote:
> > > The Armada 375 Z1 SoC revision is no longer supported. This commit
> > > removes the quirk needed for the thermal sensor.
> > >
> > > Signed-off-by: Ezequiel Garcia <ezequiel.garcia at free-electrons.com>
> > > ---
> > > .../devicetree/bindings/thermal/armada-thermal.txt | 8 --------
> > > drivers/thermal/armada_thermal.c | 20 --------------------
> > > 2 files changed, 28 deletions(-)
> > As Thomas and Ezequiel rightfully mentioned, the compatible string below
> > has never been in a dts file. Our arch code detected the Z1, and
> > changed the compatible on the fly. As a result, there shouldn't be any
> > dtbs in the wild with this compatible string. If there are, it will be
> > held by the few developers (Marvell, partners) that know what they are
> > doing.
> First of, I would like to mention that best thing to avoid such
> situation is to be careful when documenting dt entries that represent hw
> that no one has access to (except internal people).
Agreed, mainline support for an SoC so early in it's lifetime was new
for all of us. Lesson learned.
> > Acked-by: Jason Cooper <jason at lakedaemon.net>
> OK Jason. I saw you picked patch 2. Does it mean I can queue this one?
Yep. Take it away.
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