[alsa-devel] [PATCH 8/8] ASoC: Ux500: Add machine-driver

Ola Lilja ola.o.lilja at stericsson.com
Wed May 2 10:59:53 CEST 2012

On 05/02/2012 10:41 AM, Mark Brown wrote:

> On Wed, May 02, 2012 at 10:27:52AM +0200, Ola Lilja wrote:
>> I'm actually no fan of ifdefs, but let's say that the HDMI-driver is not
>> activated in menuconfig. This would lead to the point where the ASoC-driver
>> cannot be activated at all, although there is two codecs in the driver which
>> could have been used fine.
>> If this is the way forwards then I'll rewrite it this way.
> The actual CODECs are supposed to be selected by the machine driver
> anyway so there should be no possibility of them not being there.

Yes, but the codec-driver has dependency to another driver. For AB8500
codec-driver it needs the MFD-driver. This AB8500-core driver can be deselected
in menuconfig and then our whole ASoC-driver will be unavailable, even though
the other two codec-drivers actually could be used.

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