Re: [PATCH] hwmon: Driver for as1531, Austria-Microsystem Analogto Digital Converter.

From: Jonathan Cameron
Date: Tue May 17 2011 - 05:22:45 EST

On 05/17/11 08:06, Fabien Marteau wrote:
> Hi Guenter,
> Thanks for the review.
> On 16/05/2011 17:39, Guenter Roeck wrote:
>> On Mon, May 16, 2011 at 09:39:14AM -0400, fabien.marteau@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
>>> From: Fabien Marteau <fabien.marteau@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Some description, such as "Dhis driver adds support for xxx" would be nice.
>> Also, I wonder if this driver belongs into hwmon in the first place. It is
>> a generic ADC chip with high conversion rate. iio would probably be more
>> appropriate and also much better in supporting high speed readings.
> I provided this driver "as is" because it's a driver that work well on
> our platform. I thought that iio was not stable enough driver framework
> to be used.
> I can rewrite it under iio framework but I have no time for this moment
> to do that. You think it's better to wait for an iio driver or to
> continue commiting this ?
I'd say that if you primary use is hwmon, put it there for now and we can think
about moving it at a later date depending on how people are actually using it.
Guenter, would that be ok for you?
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