[alsa-devel] [PATCH 07/22] ASoC: Ux500: Initialise PCM from MSP probe rather than as a device

Lee Jones lee.jones at linaro.org
Wed Sep 19 14:29:47 CEST 2012

On Thu, Aug 23, 2012 at 01:59:04PM +0100, Mark Brown wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 23, 2012 at 01:20:03PM +0100, Lee Jones wrote:
> > > I say I don't understand the motivation for this change.  All the modern
> > > DT bindings are perfectly happy handling this without an explicit shim
> > > in the device tree to bodge things for Linux, adding them in seems like
> > > it'd be a retrograde step.  What benefit do you believe this brings?
> > How do the all the other DT:ed audio drivers handle the PCM then? More
> > importantly, how would you like to see it handled? Ola has NACKed this
> > patch and explained why:
> They instantiate the PCM driver dynamically from the DAI when it's
> probed which is pretty much what you're patch is doing.

Can we have some closure on this patch please, as it's blocking the
patch-set? I'm fairly sure the patch is doing the correct thing, as
seconded by Mark.

Lee Jones
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