Re: [PATCH v7 3/3] regulator: qcom-rpm: Regulator driver for the Qualcomm RPM

From: Bjorn Andersson
Date: Tue Sep 30 2014 - 11:33:52 EST

On Wed 24 Sep 06:50 PDT 2014, Kumar Gala wrote:

> On Sep 24, 2014, at 3:35 AM, Mark Brown <broonie@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > On Mon, Sep 22, 2014 at 04:25:29PM -0700, Bjorn Andersson wrote:
> >> Driver for regulators exposed by the Resource Power Manager (RPM) found
> >> in Qualcomm 8660, 8960 and 8064 based devices.
> >
> > Applied, thanks.

Thanks Mark, sorry for sending this to you so many times. I'll keep the smd
rpm regulator separate from the smd series (after the RFC) to reduce the

> Mark, can you drop this until we see at least an RFC patch for the RPM
> support for b-family SoCs (8074, 8084, etc) chips. The regulator could
> should either be the same or highly similar for b-family, but until we see
> the core RPM driver on the b-family SoCs we will not know that.

As you can see in the smd rpm regulator driver, the protocol for regulator
updates are completely different in the two cases. I'm not sure about msm_bus,
but the clocks implementation is equivalent, so there's some room for re-use.

So I think we're good here.

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