Re: [PATCH v4 0/7] Add TI EMIF SDRAM controller driver

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On Thu, Apr 12, 2012 at 01:34:15PM +0000, Mohammed, Afzal wrote:
> Hi Greg,
> On Thu, Apr 12, 2012 at 18:40:45, Greg KH wrote:
> > On Thu, Apr 12, 2012 at 12:17:49PM +0530, Santosh Shilimkar wrote:
> > > I was hoping that we will have some thing like drivers/memory/*
> > > but since it doesn't exist, we used drivers/misc.
> > 
> > Why not create it?  I have no objection to that, it makes it more
> > obvious as to what this really is.
> There is another memory controller used in a few TI SoCs,
> namely GPMC [1], do you prefer having it too there.

Sure, why not?

> As of now it is not a driver, platform code handles GPMC, a patch
> series for converting it into a driver (but still residing in
> platform folder) was sent a few days back [2,3].

People are moving things out of the platform folder, so drivers/memory
makes sense.


greg k-h

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