[alsa-devel] It looks like snd-soc-rx51 only works as built-in, not as a module
broonie at opensource.wolfsonmicro.com
Sat Dec 31 01:59:38 CET 2011
On Fri, Dec 30, 2011 at 10:00:55PM +0200, Felipe Contreras wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 11:54 PM, Mark Brown
> > On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 11:51:11PM +0200, Felipe Contreras wrote:
> >> >> > That should not be required, the modules should be loadable in any
> >> >> > order.
> >> Yes, but udev loads snd_soc_tlv320aic3x, not snd-soc-rx51.
> > That is compltelely orthogonal to what you were saying above about the
> > ordering of module loading.
> Not really, because if both are compiled as modules,
> snd_soc_tlv320aic3x will always be loaded first (automatically by
Which is relevant because...? To repeat, the ordering of module loading
is totally ortogonal as any ordering of modules is supported. You
appear to be totally ignoring what I am writing here.
> > The reason the driver is not loaded automatically is that the OMAP
> > machine drivers have not been converted to platform devices.
> Well, if that's the case then there's a real issue. There doesn't seem
> to be a MODULE_DEPENDS(), or anything like that.
A MODULE_DEPENDS() would also be irrelevant here.
> snd-soc-rx51 seems to depend on snd_soc_tlv320aic3x through
> codec_dai_name, and codec_name, and so on. I don't know how this
> dependency is supposed to work out.
All the drivers should load via the normal driver instantiation
mechainsms and when they're all there they'll get matched together.
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