[coreboot] Unifying AMD SB700/SB800/SB900 code base
rminnich at gmail.com
Wed Mar 6 22:45:01 CET 2013
Unless you're prepared to test and verify on the exact hardware, don't
do it. We've had lots of well-intentioned efforts like this over the
years that broke platforms. I don't like finding that somebody has
broken a platform 2 years after a cosmetic improvement of this sort
was made. And that has happened.
Don't do it. This type of merging is almost always a mistake.
Kernel code does not do nearly as much complex work as firmware code.
Kernels have it easy. That lesson has been learned many times. The
kernel is not a guide for firmware work.
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