[alsa-devel] [PATCH 2/2] ARM: clk: imx35 sound admux_gate bugfix

Markus Pargmann mpa at pengutronix.de
Wed Mar 27 17:37:28 CET 2013

On Wed, Mar 27, 2013 at 03:50:11PM +0000, Mark Brown wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 27, 2013 at 04:04:20PM +0100, Markus Pargmann wrote:
> > On Wed, Mar 27, 2013 at 12:37:00PM +0000, Mark Brown wrote:
> > > This is a patch to the ASoC driver?  I just ignored it since it said it
> > > was an ARM patch...  Anyway, what I'd expect should be happening here is
> > > that the clock API walks up the tree enabling supply clocks - that would
> > > mean that either that code isn't there or there's a missing parent child
> > > relationship in the data.
> > It changes some things in imx-ssi, sorry, perhaps I should have
> > splitted it into two patches.
> > admux clock does not seem to be a physical parent of the ssi clock, so
> > I don't think it should be a parent in the clock tree. But imx-ssi (or
> > some other evice) needs this clock to work. As mentioned in the other
> > response, I will put it directly into clk-imx35.c so this won't be a
> > patch for ASoC in the next version.
> If it's the IP that needs the clock then I'd expect the IP to be
> requesting it so changing the driver does make sense.  Do we actually
> know what the clock does?

No we don't know exactly. imx35 reference manual does not give any
further explanation about admux. But I just found this old patch:

So I tested to register admux as audmux clock for imx-audmux, which
seems to solve the problem. However, I am not sure why the old patch
of Sascha was not applied.



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