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SubjectRe: [PATCH 4/8] ppc64: add BPA platform type
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On Dinsdag 17 Mai 2005 09:01, Paul Mackerras wrote:
> Arnd Bergmann writes:
>
> > This adds the basic support for running on BPA machines.
> > So far, this is only the IBM workstation, and it will
> > not run on others without a little more generalization.
>
> > +/* FIXME: consolidate this into rtas.c or similar */
> > +static void __init pSeries_calibrate_decr(void)
>
> Shouldn't this be called bpa_calibrate_decr or something similar?

The function is identical to the one for pSeries, and I'd
prefer to have only one copy of it with a more generic name.
Actually, it looks like maple and perhaps pmac have a very
similar *_calibrate_decr function, so I could perhaps
just put this into time.c as generic_calibrate_decr().

[ Ben, can you tell if pSeries_calibrate_decr should work on
all G5 macs or if it can be changed to support them as well? ]

On a similar issue, I just remembered that I wanted to
create a rtas_time.c to hold the rtc access functions
for pSeries and BPA. Do you think that's a good idea?

> > -#define PV_630 0x0040
> > -#define PV_630p 0x0041
> > +#define PV_630 0x0040
> > +#define PV_630p 0x0041
>
> Hmmm, I don't think your patch needs to clean up the whitespace here.

ok.

Arnd <><
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