Re: [PATCH 1/5] gpiolib: devres: Introduce the function devm_request_gpio_array

From: Linus Walleij
Date: Thu Jul 10 2014 - 05:21:40 EST

On Wed, Jul 9, 2014 at 1:18 PM, Rob Jones <rob.jones@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Please note that I submitted a patch on 02/07/14 to create this
> function which was acked by Linus Walleij on 05/07/14.
> Great minds think alike, and all that.

My mind certainly isn't any great :-(

My left hand seems to be unaware of what the right hand is doing.

Did I ACK that for merging through some other tree then?

And I guess if Himangi want to submit these ASoC patches, they
will have to go through the same tree as those patches in that case?

And would you consider implementing a gpiod version...?

> However, I think that the version I submitted better replicates the
> original (non devm) functionality, see below.
> I didn't, however, add it to the documentation. +1 on that.

Can you include that oneliner in your patch then to reduce

Linus Walleij
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at