[I-PIPE] ipipe-core-4.14.89-x86-2 released

Philippe Gerum rpm at xenomai.org
Mon Jan 28 16:31:25 CET 2019

On 1/28/19 4:18 PM, Philippe Gerum via Xenomai wrote:
> On 1/28/19 12:22 PM, Jan Kiszka wrote:
>> On 27.12.18 17:17, Jan Kiszka via Xenomai wrote:
>>> On 24.12.18 11:06, Philippe Gerum via Xenomai wrote:
>>>> On 12/23/18 10:34 PM, Alec Ari via Xenomai wrote:
>>>>> Hello,
>>>>> I'm not sure if the patch generator was believed to be fixed yet or
>>>>> not, but files for other arches (arch/arm/include/asm/arch_timer.h)
>>>>> are still included. If this still being worked on, disregard this
>>>>> message.
>>>> The upstream tree at https://gitlab.denx.de/Xenomai/ipipe-x86 still
>>>> exports I-pipe bits for multiple architectures (at least for x86 and
>>>> arm) but does not include scripts/ipipe/genpatches.sh, so the generator
>>>> does a plain diff, assuming a single-arch tree.
>>>> The ARM bits are likely left-overs and should be dropped to fix the
>>>> tree.
>>> Going through the commits, it seems we have a couple of ARM-only
>>> driver and timer patches in the x86 tree but no general ARM enabling.
>>> Those should be removed, indeed.
>> In fact, the problem is imported from ipipe-noarch: There are many
>> ARM-related driver changes that, strictly spoken, do not belong into the
>> noarch tree. Some touch arch/arm, others just change drivers that are
>> practically ARM-only.
>> Philippe, do we want to remove those commits from noarch and add them to
>> ARM? Or should we filter out arch-unrelated diffs when generating the
>> patches?
> The drivers you mention are shared between different archs (several arm/
> drivers are used by arm64) so instead of maintaining multiple copies,
> all these drivers have  been merged into noarch eventually.
> This is a patch generation issue for kernel series 4.14+, the easiest
> way may be to provide an exclude file to the generator on a per-arch
> basis. A filter rule excluding arm/ for anything but arm and arm64
> should be enough. I'll have a look at this.
> Please note that this does not apply to pre-4.14 trees; those should
> provide scripts/ipipe/genpatches.sh as the legacy I-pipe series normally
> does, which should filter contents appropriately.

Those files should not be part of noarch though:

 arch/arm/mach-imx/mach-imx51.c            |    5 +
 arch/arm/mach-imx/mach-imx53.c            |    5 +
 arch/arm/plat-omap/dmtimer.c              |   17 +-
 arch/arm/plat-omap/include/plat/dmtimer.h |    6 +


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