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SubjectRe: [PATCHv4] DMAEngine: Define interleaved transfer request api
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On 18 October 2011 23:05, Russell King <rmk@arm.linux.org.uk> wrote:
>
> However, Jassi's suggestion that we redefine dma_addr_t to be 64-bit
> for just the DMA engine code is utterly insane and unworkable.  We
> can't have typedefs which change depending on which bits of code are
> being built, potentially changing the layout of structures being passed
> around inside the kernel.
>
I am not sure you understood what I meant.
When I said
"Perhaps simply change dma_addr_t to u64 in dmaengine.h alone"
I meant
s/dma_addr_t/u64
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