[alsa-devel] [PATCH] ASoC: Add MAX98089 CODEC driver

Mark Brown broonie at opensource.wolfsonmicro.com
Thu Nov 11 22:18:02 CET 2010

On Thu, Nov 11, 2010 at 02:21:07PM -0600, Jesse Marroquin wrote:
> This patch adds the initial driver for the MAX98089 CODEC.

I've not read this properly yet but on a first quick scan through this
bears a more than passing resemblance to the MAX98088 driver - are there
sufficient incompatibilities between the chips to warrant having a
separate driver?  http://datasheets.maxim-ic.com/en/ds/MAX98088.pdf
would suggest not...  

Keeping a single driver means less code to maintain, which is generally
a win.  Variations between the parts can be accommodated by registering
different controls and so on based on the I2C device ID that the system

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