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    SubjectRe: [RFC PATCH v2 2/4] Core device subsystem implementation
    On Fri, Jul 08, 2011 at 09:54:08AM +0100, Marc Zyngier wrote:
    > There is a small number of devices that the core kernel needs very
    > early in the boot process, namely an interrupt controller and a timer,
    > long before the device model is up and running.
    >
    > The "core device subsystem" offers a class based device/driver
    > matching model, doesn't rely on any other subsystem, is very (too?)
    > simple, and support getting information both from DT as well as from
    > static data provided by the platform. It also gives the opportunity to
    > define the probing order by offering a sorting hook at runtime.
    >
    > Signed-off-by: Marc Zyngier <marc.zyngier@arm.com>
    > ---

    Any reason why you didn't use scripts/get_maintainer.pl to at least
    figure out who to send something like this to for review?

    Please do so in the future, otherwise it will get overlooked...

    greg k-h


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