Linux Kernels

serial: timberdale: Remove dependancies

This change “serial: timberdale: Remove dependancies” (commit 97c2239) in Linux kernel is authored by Alan Cox <alan [at]> on Mon Feb 8 10:03:58 2010 +0000.

Description of "serial: timberdale: Remove dependancies"

The change “serial: timberdale: Remove dependancies” introduces changes as follows.

serial: timberdale: Remove dependancies

MFD_TIMBERDALE doesn't appear to be defined anywhere. However the code in
question can build happily without platform specifics so remove the check

Signed-off-by: Alan Cox <>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>

Linux kernel releases containing commit 97c2239

The Linux kernel releases containing this commit are as follows.

Linux kernel code changes from "serial: timberdale: Remove dependancies"

There is one line of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.

 drivers/serial/Kconfig | 1 -
 1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)
diff --git a/drivers/serial/Kconfig b/drivers/serial/Kconfig
index cb935b1f4f6c..746e07033dce 100644
--- a/drivers/serial/Kconfig
+++ b/drivers/serial/Kconfig
@@ -1449,7 +1449,6 @@ config SERIAL_BFIN_SPORT3_UART
 	tristate "Support for timberdale UART"
-	depends on MFD_TIMBERDALE
 	select SERIAL_CORE
 	Add support for UART controller on timberdale.

The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 97c2239 (patch).

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