[alsa-devel] [PATCH v3 09/11] ASoC: fsl: remove the fatal error checking on codec-handle
B04825 at freescale.com
Fri Mar 16 03:07:42 CET 2012
Shawn Guo wrote:
> This could probably change to check whether property codec-handle is
> present under SSI node to decide if it runs with "old binding" or
> "new binding".
I guess that's how we need to do it. The SSI driver should not be looking
for /sound node, but that's the most reliable way to know if we have a new
or old binding.
>> + ssi_private->imx_pcm_pdev =
>> + platform_device_register_simple("imx-pcm-audio",
> This is still IMX vs. PowerPC thing rather than "old binding" vs. "new
> binding" one.
What is "imx-pcm-audio"?
>> This prohibits me from using the new binding on any future PowerPC parts,
>> because it clearly says "iMX" on everything.
> I think we can change it later when the future PowerPC parts come to
> use the new binding. In any case, I do not see this is an issue that
> should block the whole series.
At least get rid of any unnecessary references to "imx".
Linux kernel developer at Freescale
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