Re: [PATCH 0/7] dmaengine:omap-dma: Linked List transfer for slave_sg

From: Peter Ujfalusi
Date: Mon Jul 18 2016 - 08:31:00 EST

On 07/18/16 15:21, Russell King - ARM Linux wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 18, 2016 at 03:07:57PM +0300, Peter Ujfalusi wrote:
>> I was not aware of any position on this from TI - as I mentioned I was not
>> involved with DMA. It could be that the position from 'TI' is still what it
>> was. Or changed. But as I have been asked to look after TI DMA drivers
>> upstream and I believe that the linked list mode is a good thing to have -
>> which is backed by my experiences. My position is that linked list support is
>> cool.
> That's really nice news. Nothing like asking the author first whether
> he'd like to pass over maintainership of the driver. I guess you won't
> mind if at some point in the future, I decide to just take it back...

I work with the DMA drivers on behalf of TI. Inside TI the DMA related queries
are targeted at me. This does not change the maintainer of the drivers upstream.