Re: [PATCH RFC 02/15 v5] gpio: Add sysfs support to block GPIO API

From: Linus Walleij
Date: Mon Oct 22 2012 - 04:55:40 EST

On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 1:51 PM, Roland Stigge <stigge@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> [Me]
>> The block GPIO stuff is just following that design pattern.
> So what do you think about my just proposed idea of always having the
> "value" argument present, but only useable when "exported" is "1"? Now
> only talking about the block gpios, but later maybe also for gpios?

We should atleast be consistent and do it the same way for
blocks as individual gpios.

> But I would only do this if you and Greg consider it reasonable.

I'm still afraid of this whole thing and would seek Grant's consent.

Linus Walleij
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