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    SubjectRe: merge of m68knommu and m68k arch branches?
    Greg,

    On Tue, 22 Feb 2011, Greg Ungerer wrote:
    > On 22/02/11 07:18, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
    > > On Fri, 18 Feb 2011, Greg Ungerer wrote:
    > > > Inside of the new arch/m68k is a little messy in the kernel and mm
    > > > directories. There is plenty of scope for cleanup and merge on the
    > > > files in here - but I want to leave that for follow up patches after
    > > > this initial directory merge. As a data point, when we merged the
    > > > m68k and m68knommu include files we had something like 70 or 80
    > > > duplicate but separate files, after some cleanups that is now down to
    > > > 10. Ongoing cleanup will merge some of these remaining ones as well.
    > > >
    > > > Thoughts?
    > >
    > > Hmm, how are you going to deal with the fact, that m68knommu uses
    > > genirq, m68k not? I guess there are some more points like this
    > > (clockevents, clocksource ...)
    >
    > Initially it has no impact. This first step pretty much just
    > combines the 2 directories, it doesn't attempt to do a fine
    > grained merge of each file. (It does factor out identical
    > files - quite a few in arch/m68k/lib for example).

    Ah, ok. So you doing it similar to the plain move approach which we
    did with x86 back then.

    > > Is there a plan to move m68k to the generic facilities as well ?
    >
    > I'll look at doing what I can as I work through merging all the
    > underlying pieces :-)

    Fair enough.

    Thanks,

    tglx


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