[LinuxBIOS] [PATCH]Fintek F71805f for LinuxBIOSv3
stepan at coresystems.de
Tue Oct 30 03:10:16 CET 2007
* Corey Osgood <corey.osgood at gmail.com> [071029 01:49]:
> Add support for the Fintek F71805f to LinuxBIOSv3. It hasn't been tested yet
> because something's failing to build elsewhere, but the stage1 does build, and
> for the moment that's what matters. It's based on working v2 code so it should
> work fine.
> Signed-off-by: Corey Osgood <corey.osgood at gmail.com>
I tried to follow the rest of the discussion.
I think that super-components like "fintek-all" are slightly overrated,
do not decrease the workload, but rather readability and can even be
dangerous -- think workarounds for chip revisions.
If someone happens to offer a super-component driver, we will have
something to discuss about. But keeping an outstanding patch unapplied
is definitely not an option.
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