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Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, devicetree@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH anybus v1 2/4] dt-bindings: anybus-bridge: document devicetree binding.
Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 09:35:54 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20181025133554.8050-1-TheSven73@googlemail.com> (raw)

Hi Rob, thank you so much for taking a look at this patch !

>> +This chip communicates with the SoC over the WEIM bus. It is
>> +expected that its Device Tree node is specified as the child of a node
>> +corresponding to the WEIM bus used for communication.
>
>By WEIM you are referring to i.MX external parallel bus? Presumably this 
>can work on any parallel bus, not just i.MX.

That's right, in theory this hardware could work with any parallel bus, if
timed correctly. The driver also has no code dependencies on the WEIM driver.
You'll only find it in the field on top of the i.MX's WEIM bus, however.

Do you think it would be 'nicer' to drop references to i.MX and WEIM? Can do.

>> +  - compatible : The following chip-specific string:
>> +        "arcx,anybus-bridge"
>
>No version or part number?

We have id and capability registers in the chip for that. This driver is
generic, both forwards and backwards compatible. Is it ok to leave out
version/part number in this case?

The rest of your feedback will go into v2. Thanks :)

             reply	other threads:[~2018-10-25 13:36 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-10-25 13:35 thesven73 [this message]
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2018-10-25 15:46 thesven73
2018-10-26  6:39 ` Lee Jones
2018-10-25 13:55 thesven73
2018-10-25 15:30 ` David Lechner
2018-10-26 11:28 ` Linus Walleij
2018-10-24 14:24 [PATCH anybus v1 0/4] Support HMS Profinet Card over Anybus Sven Van Asbroeck
2018-10-24 14:24 ` [PATCH anybus v1 2/4] dt-bindings: anybus-bridge: document devicetree binding Sven Van Asbroeck
2018-10-25  0:06   ` Rob Herring
2018-10-25  5:19   ` Lee Jones
2018-10-25 10:16   ` Linus Walleij

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