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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2] Move and rename HP watchdog timer driver
On 09/03/2013 10:51 PM, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> On Tue, 2013-09-03 at 22:43 -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
>
>> If that is the case, wouldn't it make more sense to have separate drivers,
>> one per functionality, plus an mfd driver to bind them all together ?
>
> It'd be an option, but I don't think there's a huge benefit - the
> functionality's reasonably related and there's no real internal bus
> architecture on the device.
>
On the other side it is much cleaner. drivers/mfd/lpc_sch.c and drivers/mfd/lpc_ich.c
are good examples.

Guenter



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