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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v2 04/12] xen/arm: device: Rename device_type into device_match

Hi Stefano,

On 27/01/15 16:05, Stefano Stabellini wrote:
> On Fri, 16 Jan 2015, Julien Grall wrote:
>> This enum was used for matching a specific device and not to get the
>> type of device.
>> Hence the name device_type will be used for another purpose later.
>> Signed-off-by: Julien Grall <julien.grall@xxxxxxxxxx>
> If you really want to rename this field, please find a more descriptive
> name for it. device_match doesn't really tell me what we are trying to
> match against.  At least device_type would tell me that we are matching
> against the type.

I was struggling to find a correct name. For me device_type refers to
PCI/platform device. And it will be used this way later.

Maybe device_category?


Julien Grall

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