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    SubjectRe: [RFC: 2.6 patch] m68knommu: remove the broken COMEMPCI code
    On Fri, 29 Aug 2008, Adrian Bunk wrote:
    > On Fri, Aug 29, 2008 at 02:13:24PM +1000, Greg Ungerer wrote:
    > > Adrian Bunk wrote:
    > >> A patch for removing the comempci code is below.
    > >>
    > >> It's a bit suspicious that asm/elia.h is now removed since comempci.c
    > >> was the only user. What's the sttus of the eLIA platform?
    > >
    > > Only ever a handful where made, and that was in 1999.
    > > I doubt anyone could ever use the PCI interface on it
    > > in any useful way.
    >
    > So I can send a patch to remove the platform?
    >
    > >> But COMEMPCI fails with a different error - this init/main.o build
    > >> error is present for CONFIG_PCI=y, CONFIG_COMEMPCI=n, so the dependency
    > >> of PCI on BROKEN is still required (unless it gets fixed).
    > >
    > > Unless I am mistaken there is now no need for the CONFIG_PCI option
    > > if selecting m68knommu. The only m68knommu platforms that had PCI
    > > as far as I know where those that use the comempci part.
    >
    > That implies I can also kill the m68k PCI code since m68knommu will
    > never use it?

    Sure. If the FreeScale guys ever forward-port their ColdFire/MMU code to
    current mainline, we can readd it.

    Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

    Geert

    --
    Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- geert@linux-m68k.org

    In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker. But
    when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
    -- Linus Torvalds


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