Re: [PATCH v8 2/4] i2c-smbus: add SMBus Host Notify support

From: Jean Delvare
Date: Mon Jul 18 2016 - 12:47:22 EST

On Mon, 18 Jul 2016 17:59:02 +0200, Benjamin Tissoires wrote:
> On Jul 18 2016 or thereabouts, Jean Delvare wrote:
> > You provide stubs for SMBus Host Notify support if CONFIG_I2C_SMBUS is
> > not selected. There are no such stubs for SMBus Alert support, for which
> > I assumed drivers would select I2C_SMBUS if they have support. Which is
> > what you are actually doing for i2c-i801 in a latter patch.
> >
> > Is there any reason for this difference? For consistency I'd rather
> > provide stubs for all or none. My preference being for none, unless you
> > have a use case which requires them.
> Looks like you are right. There is no need for the stubs and they can be
> dropped. I think I had them in the first place for a previous
> implementation, and they just stayed here.
> Given that you already sent a few cleanup patches, do you want to send
> this fix also, or do you expect me to send it? (I don't think there will
> be a conflict, so either is fine).

I can do it, I just wanted to make sure it was OK with you first.

Jean Delvare
SUSE L3 Support