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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] ATMEL, AVR32: inline nand partition table access
    On Wed, 2011-06-01 at 18:54 +0400, Dmitry Eremin-Solenikov wrote:
    > On 6/1/11, Hans-Christian Egtvedt <> wrote:
    > > On Sun, 2011-05-29 at 17:49 +0400, Dmitry Eremin-Solenikov wrote:
    > >> Currently atmel_nand driver used by AT91 and AVR32 calls a special
    > >> callback
    > >> which return nand partition table and number of partitions. However in all
    > >> boards this callback returns just static data. So drop this callback and
    > >> make atmel_nand use partition table provided statically via platform_data.
    > >>
    > >> Signed-off-by: Dmitry Eremin-Solenikov <>
    > >
    > > Thanks for this update, always nice seeing code being optimized. I
    > > really can't recall why it was made like this in the first place...
    > >
    > > For the AVR32 related parts:
    > >
    > > Acked-by: Hans-Christian Egtvedt <>
    > >
    > > <snipp diff>
    > >
    > > Will this go through the linux-mtd tree (since it spans two archs) or
    > > should it go through an arch tree?
    > On one hand, I'd prefer for this to go through the linux-mtd, if noone objects,
    > as I'd also like to submit several (a pile) patches cleaning up mtd
    > partitioning, which would depend on this.
    > OTOH, I think there will be a cleanup of AT91 platform, which would bring
    > lot's of conflicts with this patch, if it goes through linux-mtd.

    Meanwhile, while you are thinking, I've put this patch to the l2-mtd-2.6
    tree. Please, let me know if you decide to take a non-mtd path - then
    I'll drop it.

    And if you want to see this in linux-next - ping dwmw2.

    Best Regards,
    Artem Bityutskiy (Артём Битюцкий)

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