Re: [PATCH] extcon: palmas: Fix build break due to devm_gpiod_get_optional API change

From: Chanwoo Choi
Date: Thu Aug 13 2015 - 04:16:07 EST

On 08/13/2015 04:14 PM, Uwe Kleine-König wrote:
> Hello,
> On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 09:29:04AM +0900, Chanwoo Choi wrote:
>> Commit b17d1bf16cc7 ("gpio: make flags mandatory for gpiod_get functions")
>> changes the prototype of devm_gpiod_get_optional() API which should include
>> the falgs mandatory.
> I'd write: "With commit b17d1bf16cc7 ("...") it becomes necessary to
> pass the flags argument." After all it is possible (and recommended)
> already now to use it. Your wording sounds as if b17d1bf16cc7 changed
> the API in an incompatible way.

OK, I'll modify the patch description by using your recommened sentence.

Chanwoo Choi

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