Re: [RFC PATCH v2 07/16] gpio: Add support for unified device properties interface

From: Mika Westerberg
Date: Wed Sep 24 2014 - 05:38:48 EST

On Wed, Sep 24, 2014 at 11:12:36AM +0200, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> As a start, we could probably take the proposed device_for_each_child_node
> and move that into the leds-core, changing the fw_dev_node argument
> for an led_classdev with the addition of the of_node and acpi_object
> members. It would still leave it up to the gpio-leds driver to do
> if (led_cdev->of_node)
> gpiod = devm_of_get_gpiod(led_cdev->of_node, ...);
> else
> gpiod = devm_acpi_get_gpiod(led_cdev->acpi_object, ...);
> but there seems little benefit in abstracting this because there is
> only one driver that needs it.

The same interface is used also in gpio_keys_polled.c driver so if we
want to avoid duplicating code this needs to be abstracted away from the
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