[PATCH u-boot-marvell v2 5/6] arm: mvebu: dts: turris_mox: add nodes for SPI NOR partitions
marek.behun at nic.cz
Thu Jun 10 16:28:59 CEST 2021
On Thu, 10 Jun 2021 16:07:05 +0200
Pali Rohár <pali at kernel.org> wrote:
> On Thursday 10 June 2021 07:12:53 Stefan Roese wrote:
> > Hi Pali,
> > On 08.06.21 11:51, Pali Rohár wrote:
> > > On Monday 07 June 2021 16:34:50 Marek Behún wrote:
> > > > Add nodes for SPI NOR partitions to the device tree of Turris MOX, as
> > > > are in Linux' device tree.
> > >
> > > This patch is not needed (for now) as U-Boot cannot parse SPI NOR
> > > partitions from DT yet. U-Boot for SPI NOR currently supports specifying
> > > partitions only via CONFIG_MTDPARTS_DEFAULT compile option.
> > But do you agree that this patch "does not hurt"? I'm asking to check,
> > if I should include this patch in a potential pull request.
> Yes. This does not hurt and currently does nothing. And after patches
> for SPI NOR parsing are merged then this patch can be useful.
> So if you are fine with merging which which currently does noting and in
> future is useful then there is no problem with it.
Moreover this definition is also in kernel's DTS. I am going to try to
work on the U-Boot's A3720 comphy driver so that we can completely
align U-Boot's A3720 DTS files with kernel's.
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