[alsa-devel] [PATCH] ASoC: multi-component: SAMSUNG: Modify the name of I2S driver

Mark Brown broonie at opensource.wolfsonmicro.com
Mon Jul 26 15:08:23 CEST 2010

On 26 Jul 2010, at 00:22, Jassi Brar <jassisinghbrar at gmail.com> wrote:

> I already talked to Ben about renaming drivers but he doesn't like the idea
> of breaking loadable drivers in distributions and I buy his opinion.
> So, Ben really has the say on the matter.

I don't think it's a big deal for distros - they will generally only explicitly load the final machine driver for a device rather than the individual component drivers which will get pulled in automatically by the kernel infrastructure anyway (either module dependencies or hotplug depending) and the board drivers keep their names.

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