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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v2 0/5] patches to settle i8042 with Intel MID platforms
    On Mon, Jul 05, 2010 at 12:45:17PM -0700, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
    > On 07/05/2010 08:03 AM, feng.tang@intel.com wrote:
    > > From: Feng Tang <feng.tang@intel.com>
    > >
    > > Hi All,
    > >
    > > Some x86 platforms like intel MID platforms don't have i8042 controllers,
    > > and i8042 driver's probe to some non-exist legacy IO ports may hang
    > > the MID processor.
    > >
    > > Current solution for this is add dependency of SERIO_I8042 over
    > > !X86_MRST, then if we build a x86 kernel image with X86_MRST=y,
    > > it won't have i8042 driver support over common x86 platforms.
    > >
    > > So we add a i8042 pre-detect hook into x86_platforms ops, so that
    > > i8042 driver can use it to run-time judge whether to go on with
    > > probe process.
    > >
    > > Please review these patches.
    > >
    >
    > Looks good to me. Dmitry, what do you think?
    >

    Looks hood to me as well. We can either merge it through my tree or x86
    tree, I don't have a preference.

    --
    Dmitry


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