Re: [PATCH 02/17] ARM clps711x: Added Cirrus Logic EP7312 CPUvariant

From: Russell King - ARM Linux
Date: Sun Apr 22 2012 - 10:13:44 EST

On Sun, Apr 22, 2012 at 01:58:28PM +0000, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> On Saturday 21 April 2012, Russell King - ARM Linux wrote:
> > The headers still have to end up being in an accessible place, and having
> > drivers include the minimum required is a good idea. Merely moving them
> > into include/mach and updating the include statements as far as I'd go.
> > (and I've never liked the idea of mach/hardware.h being an "include the
> > world for this platform" header file.)
> Digging a bit deeper into clps711x, I found that with Alexander's patch
> series applied, there is nothing that actually includes the three
> asm/hardware/ep7*.h files. I wonder about the motivation behind providing
> them. Any reason we can't just remove those three files altogher?

To me it looks like there isn't anything using any definitions from those
ep721*.h files, so there's little point them existing. And they've not
changed since 2.6.12-rc2 either... I'd suggest just getting rid of those
two headers entirely.
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