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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] fsl-dma: allow Freescale Elo DMA driver to be compiled as a module
Li Yang wrote:

>> -subsys_initcall(of_fsl_dma_chan_init);
>> subsys_initcall(of_fsl_dma_init);
> Not a critical problem. But module_init() are preferred for modules.

This was intentional. When compiled as a module, subsys_initcall becomes
module_init(). When compiled in-kernel, this code is initialized before most
drivers, so it's ready when the drivers are loaded.

> Acked-by: Li Yang <>


Timur Tabi
Linux kernel developer at Freescale

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