Re: [PATCH] regulator: Support ramp-up delay for drivers with get_voltage()

From: Mark Brown
Date: Wed Mar 30 2016 - 16:39:55 EST

On Wed, Mar 30, 2016 at 12:34:26PM -0700, Stephen Boyd wrote:

> Ok. Just curious, why is there a 'selector' argument to the
> set_voltage() op then? The qcom spmi driver is using that to allow the
> list operation to return the voltage that was actually set. Is that a
> 'selector' interface? We could just as easily have read the hardware to
> figure out the voltage, but I think we implement the list op to avoid
> reading hardware when we know what selector has been chosen during
> voltage changes.

Historical reasons - this predates having the split selector and map

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