Re: [PATCHv3] media: i2c/adp1653: devicetree support for adp1653
From: Sakari Ailus
Date: Fri Apr 03 2015 - 17:36:04 EST
On Fri, Apr 03, 2015 at 10:29:53PM +0200, Pavel Machek wrote:
> On Fri 2015-04-03 14:23:56, Sakari Ailus wrote:
> > Hi Pavel,
> > On Fri, Apr 03, 2015 at 10:23:44AM +0200, Pavel Machek wrote:
> > > Hi!
> > >
> > > > Hi Pawel,
> > >
> > > I'm still Pavel. v, not w.
> > I know too many Pawels. Sorry about that. :-)
> > > I guess it uses adp1653_id_table. I'd hade to add redundand
> > > information, because if it would just mask the errors if the code
> > > changed...
> > Indeed, that's true. This is comparing "adp1653" vs. comparing
> > "adi,adp1653". I think I still prefer the latter since it's got also the
> > vendor prefix included.
> > Suppose we change this later and someone misspelled the vendor prefix ---
> > their board would break.
> Suppose we do what you suggest. That does not fix the problem, since
> code will still match the "adp1653" in case someone misspells it.
> If you want to change how i2c device matching works, well, you can do
> it, but my patch is not right place to do that.
Good point. Let's leave it as-is.
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