Re: [PATCH v2 6/6] of_spi: Initialize cs_gpios and cs_gpio with -EEXIST

From: Grant Likely
Date: Tue Feb 12 2013 - 13:19:32 EST

On Tue, 12 Feb 2013 10:46:27 +0100, Andreas Larsson <andreas@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 2013-02-11 01:23, Grant Likely wrote:
> > On Tue, 29 Jan 2013 15:53:43 +0100, Andreas Larsson <andreas@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> Holes in the cs-gpios DT phandle list is supposed to mark that native
> >> chipselects is to be used. The value returned from of_get_named_gpio_flags in
> >> this case is -EEXIST. By initializing cs_gpios and cs_gpio with -EEXIST, this
> >> and only this errno will indicate to a spi controller driver that a native
> >> chipselect is to be used.
> >>
> >> Signed-off-by: Andreas Larsson <andreas@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> >
> > I've left this one off for now. Take a look at the patch I posted and
> > let me know if you think this one should still be applied.
> I think that of_spi_register_master should return an error when the
> cs-gpios property is broken (part of patch 2) and that cs_gpios and
> cs_gpio should be initialized to the same value as a hole in the plist.
> This patch does not work without 1 and 2, so I'll submit a modified
> patch once "of: Create function for counting number of phandles in a
> property" has stabilized. Would it have to go through the gpio branch then?

I'll put it through the DT branch since that is where I'll put the
of_count_phandle patch (assuming it is ready for the 3.9 merge window).


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