Re: [PATCH 04/17] auxdisplay: img-ascii-lcd: Add helper variable dev

From: Geert Uytterhoeven
Date: Mon Mar 22 2021 - 13:54:17 EST

Hi Miguel,

On Mon, Mar 22, 2021 at 5:59 PM Miguel Ojeda
<miguel.ojeda.sandonis@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 22, 2021 at 3:48 PM Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > + struct device *dev = &pdev->dev;
> Do we want helpers like this to be `*const` (assuming they can)? (same
> for patch 12).

No, e.g. the devm_*() functions need to make changes to the device's



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