Re: [PATCH] net: phy: at803x: don't depend on GPIOLIB
From: Uwe Kleine-König
Date: Fri Mar 18 2016 - 16:12:21 EST
On Fri, Mar 18, 2016 at 08:31:20PM +0100, Mason wrote:
> On 18/03/2016 20:12, Uwe Kleine-König wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 18, 2016 at 04:56:21PM +0100, Sebastian Frias wrote:
> >> What would you think of making at803x_link_change_notify() print a
> >> message every time it should do a reset but does not has a way to do it?
> > Then this question is obsolete because the device doesn't probe.
> I don't understand this statement.
> What does it mean for a question to be obsolete?
If the driver doesn't probe because it cannot control the reset line,
you don't need to think about how it should behave in
at803x_link_change_notify without control of the reset line, because
this code isn't reached then.
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