[i2c] [PATCH V11] I2C driver for IMX

Ben Dooks ben-linux at fluff.org
Fri Aug 8 12:01:10 CEST 2008


On Fri, Aug 08, 2008 at 11:51:16AM +0200, Jean Delvare wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Jul 2008 10:20:12 +0300, Darius wrote:
> > Description:
> > 
> > Implementation of I2C Adapter/Algorithm Driver
> > for I2C Bus integrated in Freescale's i.MXL and i.MX1 processors
> > 
> > Changes from V10 version:
> > 
> > - adapter class changed to I2C_CLASS_ALL
> 
> Not a smart move if you ask me. All embedded platforms are moving away
> from I2C probing and now use I2C device description at the platform
> level. I expect I2C_CLASS_ALL to be discarded in 2.6.28. Almost all
> hwmon and rtc drivers have been converted to the new I2C device driver
> matching scheme at this point, and the few remaining ones will
> definitely be converted for 2.6.28, hopefully with all the other legacy
> I2C drivers in the kernel tree.
> 
> > - changes regarding new IMX Clock API
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Darius Augulis <augulis.darius at gmail.com>
> > ---
> 
> Ben, this driver has been through many iterations already. Maybe it's
> time for you to pick it up?

Yes, I think it is pretty much ready. If a version without the changelog
is submitted I will look at queueing it for the next merge window.
 
> -- 
> Jean Delvare
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