[alsa-devel] [PATCH] NUC900/audio: add nuc900 audio driver support

Mark Brown broonie at opensource.wolfsonmicro.com
Mon May 17 15:46:22 CEST 2010

On Mon, May 17, 2010 at 02:26:12PM +0800, Wan ZongShun wrote:
> >On Sun, May 16, 2010 at 11:34:01PM +0800, Wan ZongShun wrote:

> >>+	if (!(AUDIO_READ(nuc900_audio->mmio + ACTL_ACIS0) & CODEC_READY))
> >>+		dev_err(nuc900_audio->dev, "AC97 codec cold reset failed!\n");

> >What is this actually checking in the hardware?  Not all CODECs enable
> >the AC97 link by default after a cold reset, the standard allows them to
> >power up in a low power state which will

> The bit 'CODEC_READY' indicates the external AC97 audio CODEC is ready,
> I just forget to implement the warm reset operation, if need, I will do
> it. In addition, Can I add the checking CODEC_READY operation to
> warm reset function?

That sounds fine.  For defensiveness it might be worth checking the
CODEC on register reads and writes too (it'd make diagnostics a bit

> >>+#define	IIS_EN			0x0002

> >Looks like there's I2S support to come?

> Yes,nuc900 supports both IIS and AC97,but my board only enable AC97 support,
> what's up here?

Nothing, just curious.

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