[U-Boot-Users] [PATCH 0/6] cfi_flash cleanups

Stefan Roese sr at denx.de
Tue Dec 11 20:04:05 CET 2007

Hi Haavard,

On Tuesday 11 December 2007, Haavard Skinnemoen wrote:
> This is a series of cleanups to the CFI driver I did while debugging
> why it refused to work on my AVR32 boards, rebased on top of the
> latest CFI custodian tree with "[PATCH] CFI: synchronize command
> offsets with Linux CFI driver" applied as well.
> I'm not completely done yet, as I need more fixes to make the CFI
> driver work on boards like the ATNGW100. But these initial patches are
> seriously painful to rebase (especially #3 in this series,) so I'd
> like some feedback from others if I'm moving in an acceptable
> direction with this.

Great work so far. Thanks.

> I've compile-tested the whole thing using MAKEALL on ppc (no point in
> testing on avr32 since no boards use this driver yet.) mcc200 failed,
> but it complains about lots of undefined symbols that has nothing to
> do with the CFI driver, so I'm pretty sure it isn't my fault.

No, I have seen this here today too. That's not related with your patch 

> Please let me know which parts of this are acceptable, and if there's
> something that can be done in a better way. And if you merge parts
> 1-3 (or even more of them), I'd be _very_ happy :-)

You have my ack at least on 1-3. And with a little rework I would gladly 
accept all of your patches. Looks like a great improvement to me.

> There are a couple of remaining cleanups I'd like to make that go on
> top of this stuff, mostly related to refactoring the command set
> handling and adding manufacturer-specific fixups.

Good. Let's focus on your current patchset for now. 


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