greybus: uart: Use (already defined) major/minor macros

This change “greybus: uart: Use (already defined) major/minor macros” in Linux kernel is authored by Viresh Kumar <viresh.kumar [at]> on Sat Aug 8 10:25:39 2015 +0530.

greybus: uart: Use (already defined) major/minor macros

We already have macros for these, use them instead of writing fixed

Signed-off-by: Viresh Kumar <>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>

This Linux change may have been applied to various maintained Linux releases and you can find Linux releases including commit 9475fb5.

There are 4 lines of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.

 drivers/staging/greybus/uart.c | 4 ++--
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/staging/greybus/uart.c b/drivers/staging/greybus/uart.c
index 0166c4c..7a51c7c 100644
--- a/drivers/staging/greybus/uart.c
+++ b/drivers/staging/greybus/uart.c
@@ -767,8 +767,8 @@ static void gb_tty_exit(void)
 static struct gb_protocol uart_protocol = {
 	.name			= "uart",
-	.major			= 0,
-	.minor			= 1,
 	.connection_init	= gb_uart_connection_init,
 	.connection_exit	= gb_uart_connection_exit,
 	.request_recv		= gb_uart_request_recv,

The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9475fb5 (patch).

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