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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2]Blackfin archtecture patche for 2.6.16
    On 3/22/06, Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> wrote:
    > Robin Getz <rgetz@blackfin.uclinux.org> wrote:
    > >
    > > Luke Yang wrote:
    > > >On 3/21/06, Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> wrote:
    > > > > - How widespread/popular is the blackfin? Are many devices using it?
    > > > > How old/mature is it? Is it a new thing or is it near end-of-life?
    > > > As a DSP, Blackfin has been there for years and is somewhat popular.
    > > >But as a CPU which can run Linux, we are trying to make it popular.
    > > >Anyway a 5$ chip runs Linux and can do audio/video codec is a good toy to
    > > >play with.
    > >
    > > I would not describe it as a toy (sorry Luke),
    > >
    > > [ interesting info ]
    > >
    >
    > Thanks.
    >
    > > If you think our patch sucks, fine - let us know where to fix it.
    >
    > It looks reasonable to me, from a ten-minute-scan.
    >
    > Well. All architecture ports suck. Yours sucks averagely ;)
    >
    > The todo list of which I'm aware is
    >
    > - use serial core in that driver
    >
    > - Fix up that ioctl so it a) doesn't sleep in spinlock and b) compiles
    >
    > - Use generic IRQ framework
    >
    > - Review all the volatiles, consolidate them in some helper-in-header-file.
    >
    > - Sort out maintainance issues, gather signed-off-bys. (Done, it appears)
    >
    > More things might come out once people start paying more attention, but if
    > that's the extent of things, I'd be OK with a merge when you're ready.
    Does this merge has to be within 1 week after the release, so we
    have to wait for 2.6.17? Or this can be done on mm-tree?
    >


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    Best regards,
    Luke Yang
    magic.yyang@gmail.com; luke.adi@gmail.com
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