Re: [PATCH] pinctrl: delete raw device pointers in pinmux maps

From: Linus Walleij
Date: Wed Feb 01 2012 - 13:41:20 EST

On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 6:37 PM, Stephen Warren <swarren@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Linus Walleij wrote at Wednesday, February 01, 2012 10:24 AM:
>> After discussion with Mark Brown in an unrelated thread about
>> ADC lookups, it came to my knowledge that the ability to pass
>> a struct device * in the regulator consumers is just a
>> historical artifact, and not really recommended. Since there
>> are no in-kernel users of these pointers, we just kill them
>> right now, before someone starts to use them.
>> Cc: Mark Brown <broonie@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Signed-off-by: Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@xxxxxxxxxx>
> I didn't review the code, but just wanted to note that
> Documentation/pinctrl.txt needs some updates too, e.g. "Pinmux
> board/machine configuration" says:

Good catch! Spinning a v2 with that removed.

Linus Walleij
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