[alsa-devel] [PATCH 4/4] ALSA: ASoC: Davinci: Fixed missing McBSP pinmux for SFFSDR
khilman at deeprootsystems.com
Tue Mar 10 17:20:15 CET 2009
Hugo Villeneuve <hugo at hugovil.com> writes:
> On Tue, 10 Mar 2009 08:55:06 -0700
> Kevin Hilman <khilman at deeprootsystems.com> wrote:
>> Hugo Villeneuve <hugo at hugovil.com> writes:
>> > On Tue, 10 Mar 2009 15:16:32 +0000
>> > Mark Brown <broonie at sirena.org.uk> wrote:
>> >> On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 10:03:41AM -0400, Hugo Villeneuve wrote:
>> >> > I based those patches on the latest linux-davinci git tree, which
>> >> > has the function.
>> >> Do not submit patches for mainline which are not based on mainline
>> >> trees. Code which relies on out of tree changes needs to wait for
>> >> those out of tree changes to be merged before submitting to
>> >> mainline.
>> > I did not know that these changes were not in mainline yet. I was
>> > told that all davinci ASoC code changes were to be submitted only
>> > to ALSA, and then were imported back into the davinci git tree.
>> > Apparently this is not quite like that anymore.
>> > Kevin, what is the new rule to submit davinci ASoC patches?
>> The DaVinci ASoC code is indeed in mainline, but not all of the
>> DaVinci core (in this case the pin mux) is yet in mainline. I will be
>> pushing it during the next merge window.
> That doesn't really answer my question.
> I can see that David Brownell pushed a patch to the davinci tree
> directly modifying sound/soc/davinci/davinci-evm.c which IS in
> mainline. Does this means that as of now all ASoC patches should be sent first to
> the Davinci list, and then you will push those to the mainline kernel?
No ASoc patches should be generated against an ASoC tree and submitted
to alsa-devel, and CC davinci list.
This means that the until the DaVinci core is in mainline, DaVinci git will have
slightly different looking ASoC drivers, but those changes will be minimal.
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