Hi Michael,

On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 11:50 PM, Michael Schmitz <schmitz...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 8:18 PM, Geert Uytterhoeven
> <ge...@linux-m68k.org> wrote:
>> On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 4:16 AM, Michael Schmitz <schmitz...@gmail.com> 
>> wrote:
>>> On Mon, Apr 9, 2018 at 7:50 PM, Christoph Hellwig <h...@infradead.org> 
>>> wrote:
>>>> On Sun, Apr 08, 2018 at 02:45:32PM +1200, Michael Schmitz wrote:
>>>>> New combined SCSI driver for all ESP based Zorro SCSI boards for
>>>>> m68k Amiga.
>>>>> +     {
>>>>> +             .id = 
>>>>> ZORRO_PROD_PHASE5_BLIZZARD_1230_II_FASTLANE_Z3_CYBERSCSI_CYBERSTORM060,
>>>>
>>>> In PCI Land we've usually stopped using PCI IDs unless they are used
>>>> in multiple
>>
>> (missing "places"?)
>>
>>> Short of a complete rewrite of the Zorro driver support code to be
>>> closer to what PCI does, I don' see what can be done about the use of
>>> Zorro IDs. I don't think such a rewrite is planned in the near future,
>>> Geert?
>>
>> I think what Christoph means is the use of the define
>> ZORRO_PROD_PHASE5_BLIZZARD_1230_II_FASTLANE_Z3_CYBERSCSI_CYBERSTORM060
>> versus hardcoded numbers, or ZORRO_ID(PHASE5, 0x0B, 0).
>>
>> We have a long list of ZORRO_PROD_* definitions in
>> include/uapi/linux/zorro_ids.h because of historical reasons.  The list
>> isn't really changing (no new IDs in git history) due to almost no new
>> Zorro boards being made, unlike for PCI, where keeping an in-kernel list
>> is a lot of work, and not desirable.
>
> now I see, thanks.
>
> I could change the device table to use ZORRO_ID(PHASE5, ...) style IDs
> instead of the longish defines if you're OK with that.

I don't have a preference. If you think it makes the driver easier to read,
go for it.

Note that we can't get rid of the longish defines anyway, as they're in a
uapi header file, so you're free to keep on using it.

Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

                        Geert

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