Commit 50bfb2e0 authored by Benjamin Herrenschmidt's avatar Benjamin Herrenschmidt Committed by Linus Torvalds
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[PATCH] ppc64: remove bogus f50 hack in prom.c

The code that parses the OF device tree contains an old bogus hack which
was killed a long time ago on ppc32, but survived in ppc64.  It was
supposed to help with a problem on the f50 which is ...  a 32 bits machine
:) Additionally, that hack is causing problems, so let's just get rid of
Signed-off-by: default avatarBenjamin Herrenschmidt <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent 187335a4
......@@ -544,12 +544,6 @@ static int __devinit finish_node(struct device_node *np,
if (ip != NULL)
nsizec = *ip;
/* the f50 sets the name to 'display' and 'compatible' to what we
* expect for the name -- Cort
if (!strcmp(np->name, "display"))
np->name = get_property(np, "compatible", NULL);
if (!strcmp(np->name, "device-tree") || np->parent == NULL)
ifunc = interpret_root_props;
else if (np->type == 0)
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