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    SubjectRe: [PATCH][Fix] New Unified AVR32/AT91 MCI Driver that supports both MCI slots used at the same time
    Rob Emanuele :
    > Hi Haavard,
    >>> As with the at91 port I had of this driver, I had to add more flags to
    >>> the ATMCI_DATA_ERROR_FLAGS as other communication errors were
    >>> occurring and they were not be reported back. Can anyone add more
    >>> insight into this?
    >> Adding them to the data error bits doesn't sound like the right thing
    >> to do...but I guess there might be some sort of timing issue in there
    >> where we think we're done sending the command but the controller may
    >> still raise errors.
    >>> Again, anyone who can, please test (on either or both the AT91 and
    >>> AVR32) and comment.
    >> I haven't looked very closely at it yet, but I spotted a few things
    >> which might prevent the patch from being accepted as-is:
    >> - I'm not sure if adding "unified" (or "now supports AT91") all over
    >> the place is the right thing to do. If the driver is selectable
    >> when you configure for AT91, it should obviously work on AT91.
    > Well, what is the best way to differentiate it from the at91_mci
    > driver and keep users from trying to use both drivers?

    I propose that we setup a kind of choice sub menu in the Kconfig for
    those two drivers when they are both supported.


    >> - The AT91 platform parts should be separated from the rest since it
    >> may need to go through a different maintainer.
    > Who would that be as I haven't seen anyone who maintains any of those
    > boards other than the at91rm8200 (at least nothing listed in the
    > MAINTAINERS file)? The board-sam9g20ek.c platform only shows Atmel as
    > the most recent copyright.

    Hey, AT91 are very well maintained, SAM9 as well as at91rm9200.
    So, AT91 specific bits should be sent to this mailing-list with Andrew
    Victor in copy.
    I will also certainly add comments on this code.

    Best regards,
    Nicolas Ferre

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