Re: [PATCH v8 resend 0/6] Introduce External Connector Class (extcon)

From: MyungJoo Ham
Date: Mon Apr 23 2012 - 07:18:36 EST

On Sat, Apr 21, 2012 at 1:27 AM, Greg KH <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 20, 2012 at 02:16:21PM +0900, MyungJoo Ham wrote:
>> In order to address such issues, Android kernel's "Switch" class seems to
>> be a good basis and we have implemented "Multistate Switch Class" based on
>> it. The "Switch" class code of Android kernel is GPL as well.
> Ok, I've applied these patches to my driver-core tree, thanks so much
> for working to clean this up and get it merged, very nice job.
> Now, does this mean I can delete the drivers/staging/android/switch/
> directory from the tree as well?

Yes, I think we can now delete switch directory because switch_gpio.c
was the only driver in the directory and it also appears with extcon.
In fact, there was an RFC patch to do so w/ v7 patchset.

I'll send the patch as a reply to this message.


> If so, I will be glad to do that.
> If not, what is left to do in order for it to be removed?
> thanks,
> greg k-h

MyungJoo Ham, Ph.D.
Mobile Software Platform Lab, DMC Business, Samsung Electronics
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