[i2c] [PATCH V3] I2C driver for IMX

Russell King - ARM Linux linux at arm.linux.org.uk
Thu Apr 10 14:24:04 CEST 2008


On Thu, Apr 10, 2008 at 01:33:51PM +0200, Juergen Beisert wrote:
> On Thursday 10 April 2008 12:33, Darius wrote:
> > > Then I guess that we want to add support to the i2c-mpc driver rather
> > > than adding another driver to the kernel tree?
> >
> > I prefer to use separate driver for imx i2c inteface.
> > if it's not needed for all, I'll leave it for my private needs.
>                                    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> As I did with my imx i2c driver last year....Yes, this I2C controller is 
> mostly the same than the one in the MPC family and mostly the same the ones 
> we can find in the MCX family (i.MX21/27, i.MX31?). But it seems there is 
> noone who is able to write such a generic driver.

Which basically means everyone gets to write their own IMX I2C driver.
What a brilliant advert for open source software. ;(



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