[PATCH V2 2/3] arm/dt: add very basic dts file for babbage board
grant.likely at secretlab.ca
Tue Mar 15 06:55:24 UTC 2011
On Tue, Mar 08, 2011 at 11:46:47AM +0800, Shawn Guo wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 08, 2011 at 11:31:07AM +0800, Jason Hui wrote:
> > Hi, Shawn,
> > On Tue, Mar 8, 2011 at 11:11 AM, Shawn Guo <shawn.guo at freescale.com> wrote:
> > > On Tue, Mar 08, 2011 at 10:20:33AM +0800, Jason Hui wrote:
> > >> Hi, Shawn,
> > >>
> > >> On Mon, Mar 7, 2011 at 10:51 PM, Shawn Guo <shawn.guo at freescale.com> wrote:
> > >> > Aha, Jason. Grant and I put many comments on v1 of this patch, but it
> > >> > seems that v2 is identical to v1, except adding Rob Herring sign-off.
> > >>
> > >> Please compare with v1 and say it once again, It should include the
> > >
> > > Oops! Sorry, I messed up with my local branches last night, probably
> > > because it was late :)
> > >
> > >> grant and your comments except the mxctty1
> > >> due to I think that it's not one issue, So, I did not take your comments.
> > >>
> > > I still think it's an issue that the dt kernel needs a different
> > > console cmdline from the non-dt one.
> > In fact, this is user defined, I think But why we need mxctty1 in dt
> > here, the reason is that,
> > uart3 will be probed first and then uart0, uart1, which lead to
> > mxctty0 ---> uart3,
> > mxctty1---> uart0 and mxctty2 --->uart1.
> > The debug uart of mx51 babbage board is uart0, so we need define
> > mxctty1 in the kernel command line.
> > We can put spba at 70000000 at the back of aips at 73f00000, but it will
> > make the memory address not sorted
> > from lower to higher.
> So we probably need one more number in 'reg' to tell the port id?
As discussed in my other reply; it is a bad idea to try and encoded
the port id into a device node. Use /aliases instead.
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