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Date:   Fri, 18 Dec 2020 10:57:53 +0100
From:   Oleksij Rempel <linux@...pel-privat.de>
To:     Bert Vermeulen <bert@...t.com>, tsbogend@...ha.franken.de,
        linux-mips@...r.kernel.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Add support for Realtek RTL838x/RTL839x switch SoCs

Am 18.12.20 um 00:27 schrieb Bert Vermeulen:
> On 12/15/20 11:11 PM, Oleksij Rempel wrote:
>> Hello Bert,
>>
>> thank you for your work. Here are some comments..
>
> Thanks for reviewing. I will send in a V2 with your comments all handled.
>
>> I assume, after applying all needed changes, there will be no files
>> within
>> arch/mips/include/asm/mach-realtek :)
>
> I wish! Unfortunately I need somewhere to put the early printk init
> call, and the SoC family ID checks -- as they are heavily used in
> various drivers.

I would recommend you to use generic and exact SoC compatible string in
the devicetree. It will save you and the subsystem maintainers some pain
later. Please do not make drivers depend on the arch/* code.

--
Regards,
Oleksij

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