[alsa-devel] [RFC_iii/iv 1/2] ASoC: Rename dai_link as dev_map

Jarkko Nikula jhnikula at gmail.com
Sun Oct 31 19:12:15 CET 2010

On Fri, 29 Oct 2010 14:22:49 -0700
Mark Brown <broonie at opensource.wolfsonmicro.com> wrote:

> On Fri, Oct 29, 2010 at 03:02:59PM +0300, Jarkko Nikula wrote:
> > Thus far the struct snd_soc_dai_link is used to tie together platform, codec
> > and cpu dai drivers in a machine driver and all of these devices has been
> > required for a link.
> My main thought with this now that I see the change is that it'd be
> easier and probably clearer to add an explicit list of devices rather
> than to repurpose the DAI links.  This will probably be simpler since we
> can avoid things like having to work out if we've seen and initialised a
> device before when it has multiple DAIs involved.

My concern was mostly that we end up having somewhat similar struct
than snd_soc_dai_link and adding pointer to such table in snd_soc_card.
But that's not necessary reduncandy at all if it makes cleanier move to
other cases like codec-codec etc. I'll experiment that in next version.


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