Re: [build failure] Re: [GIT PULL] sound updates for 2.6.39-rc1

From: Mark Brown
Date: Mon Mar 21 2011 - 12:58:35 EST

On Mon, Mar 21, 2011 at 05:49:37PM +0100, Ingo Molnar wrote:
> * Mark Brown <broonie@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> > That's because the driver code is trivially broken, though - the build
> > test has identified a flaw in the driver which we should fix.

> Trivially broken how? Your mail in the original thread, if i read it right,
> only claimed that it depends on CONFIG_REGULATOR being present while ideally it
> should be invariant to the value of CONFIG_REGULATOR:

That's the breakage, yes. It should be very straightforward to make the
driver build no matter how CONFIG_REGULATOR is set.

> | Since the regulator on the device is optional this isn't the best fix, the
> | code should be updated to support building without regulator.

> If there is some *other* bug there as well then of course it should be fixed
> instead of worked around.

There's no other bug relevant to this issue.
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