[alsa-devel] [PATCH 1/3] Add SuperH FSI driver support for ALSA

Magnus Damm magnus.damm at gmail.com
Thu Aug 20 14:11:10 CEST 2009

On Wed, Aug 19, 2009 at 11:44 PM, Mark
Brown<broonie at opensource.wolfsonmicro.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 19, 2009 at 10:59:56PM +0900, Magnus Damm wrote:
>> > +struct fsi_master *master;
>> Is it really necessary to have "master" as a global variable? Maybe
>> this global variable is there to work around some framework issue?
> There's no ASoC reason for doing this.  Anything that needs to be shared
> between different DAIs can always be shared via the DMA driver.

I sometimes see i2c workarounds so i was wondering if this was a
similar issue. Good to hear that the ASoC framework is clean.

> Looking at the driver I rather suspect it only supports one FSI at once
> and the capture support is also incomplete.  I don't see much problem
> merging the driver with these limitations, it's generally been much
> easier to get people to fix problems with merged drivers than to get
> people to contribute entirely new drivers.

Doing it incrementally sounds very good. Thank you!

/ magnus

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