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From: Javier Martinez Canillas <>
To: Thomas Zimmermann <>,
Cc: Albert Ou <>,
	David Airlie <>,
	Catalin Marinas <>,
	Russell King <>,,
	Hans de Goede <>,, Palmer Dabbelt <>,
	Peter Robinson <>,
	Paul Walmsley <>,, Will Deacon <>,
	Ard Biesheuvel <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/2] drivers/firmware: consolidate EFI framebuffer setup for all arches
Date: Fri, 28 May 2021 10:03:04 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Hello Thomas,

On 5/22/21 7:14 AM, Thomas Zimmermann wrote:


>> --- a/arch/arm/Kconfig
>> +++ b/arch/arm/Kconfig
>> @@ -127,6 +127,7 @@ config ARM
>>   	select PERF_USE_VMALLOC
>>   	select RTC_LIB
>>   	select SET_FS
>> +	select SYSFB
> Don't select this as part of the architecture. Rather make an option for 
> SYSFB that depends in the architectures that supports it.

Thanks a lot for the suggestion! I did this by making SYSFB's Kconfig option
to be default y and depends on the supported architectures as you mentioned.

This not only is a cleaner approach but also will allow to not touch all the
architectures platform code.

I'll wait for a few more days in case someone else has feedback and post a v2.
> Best regards
> Thomas

Best regards,
Javier Martinez Canillas
Software Engineer
New Platform Technologies Enablement team
RHEL Engineering

linux-arm-kernel mailing list

      reply	other threads:[~2021-05-28  8:06 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-21 19:37 [PATCH 2/2] drivers/firmware: consolidate EFI framebuffer setup for all arches Javier Martinez Canillas
2021-05-22  5:14 ` Thomas Zimmermann
2021-05-28  8:03   ` Javier Martinez Canillas [this message]

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