[alsa-devel] [PATCH 2/3] ASoC: Blackfin: Add bf5xx-adau1701 machine driver

Mark Brown broonie at opensource.wolfsonmicro.com
Fri Jun 10 20:02:57 CEST 2011

On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 07:50:17PM +0200, Lars-Peter Clausen wrote:
> On 06/10/2011 07:30 PM, Mark Brown wrote:

> > So, I keep on complaining about the way these drivers are just generic
> > to any random Blackfin plus CODEC combination rather than being board
> > specific.  It'd be good if we could improve this, even adding something
> > into the driver name to make it clear these are for the EVB would help.

> I think this is due, that the codecs them-self sit on an add-on board to the
> bf5xx eval boards.
> So you have two boards, the bf5xx eval board with has the codec eval board
> connected to it. That's why it it is kept so generic. You could connect the
> codec eval board to any of the bf5xx boards.

I'd be more happy with that if there were some indication in the code
that this was for the standard Blackfin EVBs rather than all systems
based on Blackfin.

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