[PATCH] 1/4 WIP I2C kernel patches-config

Mark Studebaker mds at paradyne.com
Wed May 22 23:33:01 CEST 2002


If it doesn't work in 2.5 we shouldn't include it in a 2.5 patch.

Tom Rini wrote:
> 
> On Wed, May 15, 2002 at 08:14:31PM -0400, Mark D. Studebaker wrote:
> 
> > - Don't submit patches for anything not patched by mkpatch,
> >   that is, anything not in mkpatch/FILES. This includes *8xx* and
> >   *405*. The 405 stuff, I have a monster patch I got a month and
> >   a half ago, the only reason I haven't put it in yet is that it
> >   renames all the files. But anyway, if it isn't in mkpatch/FILES
> >   there's some reason. i2c-pcf-epp is really new. 8xx status unclear.
> 
> While the 4xx stuff is out of date, in the next round of patches, feel
> free to include the 8xx driver.  It hasn't been tested in a bit, but
> 8xx doesn't currently work in 2.5 right now anyways.   I'll attempt to
> test it out on 2.4 soon.
> 
> --
> Tom Rini (TR1265)
> http://gate.crashing.org/~trini/



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