[PATCH 0/7] wfx: move out from the staging area

Greg Kroah-Hartman gregkh at linuxfoundation.org
Wed Oct 7 10:55:13 UTC 2020

On Wed, Oct 07, 2020 at 12:19:36PM +0200, Jerome Pouiller wrote:
> From: Jérôme Pouiller <jerome.pouiller at silabs.com>
> I think the wfx driver is now mature enough to be accepted in the
> drivers/net/wireless directory.
> There is still one item on the TODO list. It is an idea to improve the rate
> control in some particular cases[1]. However, the current performances of the
> driver seem to satisfy everyone. In add, the suggested change is large enough.
> So, I would prefer to implement it only if it really solves an issue. I think it
> is not an obstacle to move the driver out of the staging area.
> In order to comply with the last rules for the DT bindings, I have converted the
> documentation to yaml. I am moderately happy with the result. Especially, for
> the description of the binding. Any comments are welcome.
> The series also update the copyrights dates of the files. I don't know exactly
> how this kind of changes should be sent. It's a bit weird to change all the
> copyrights in one commit, but I do not see any better way.
> I also include a few fixes I have found these last weeks.
> [1] https://lore.kernel.org/lkml/3099559.gv3Q75KnN1@pc-42

I'll take the first 6 patches here, the last one you should work with
the wireless maintainers to get reviewed.

Maybe that might want to wait until after 5.10-rc1 is out, with all of
these changes in it, making it an easier move.


greg k-h

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