[alsa-devel] [RFC] ASoC: core: Allow DAI links to be specified by using ACPI names

Rafael J. Wysocki rjw at rjwysocki.net
Fri Oct 4 19:17:39 CEST 2013

On Friday, October 04, 2013 10:38:10 AM Jarkko Nikula wrote:
> On 10/04/2013 09:55 AM, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> > You're misreading my suggestion.  What I'm saying is that it seems like
> > it might be useful to have dev_name() return the ACPI name - this would
> > mean that everything, including all the dev_ prints, would use the same
> > name which would then become stable and tied to hardware.
> >> I see. Indeed, this sounds a better idea. At quick look is even more simple.
> > Well, this is slightly ambiguous.  What exactly do you mean by "ACPI names"?
> >
> Ah, yes. What I meant as ACPI name was the <bus_id:instance> based ACPI 
> device name/object (or what is the correct terminology), not the 
> hardware ID.


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Rafael J. Wysocki, Intel Open Source Technology Center.

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