[alsa-devel] [PATCH 6/6] ASoC: fsl: check property 'compatible' for the machine name

Tabi Timur-B04825 B04825 at freescale.com
Sat Feb 25 15:03:56 CET 2012

Mark Brown wrote:

> Nobody's suggesting that they don't get merged if they really are the
> same IP and can use the same code.  The device tree bindings are (and
> should be) a really small proportion of the code.

My understanding is that they really are the same exact IP.

> The CODEC binding for the machine driver is part of the SSI binding, and
> a mandatory one at that.  It looks like the code should be refactored to
> register the SSI unconditionally


> and then optionally also register a
> machine driver if there's a CODEC property present.

Ah, that's not a bad idea.  I like that.

Timur Tabi
Linux kernel developer at Freescale

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