Re: [PATCH v5 00/15] eDP: Support probing eDP panels dynamically instead of hardcoding
From: Doug Anderson
Date: Fri Sep 24 2021 - 10:56:23 EST
On Fri, Sep 24, 2021 at 6:59 AM Doug Anderson <dianders@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 24, 2021 at 2:10 AM Andrzej Hajda <a.hajda@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Hi
> > removed most cc, due to server limitation
> > W dniu 24.09.2021 o 10:03, Jani Nikula pisze:
> > > On Mon, 20 Sep 2021, Doug Anderson <dianders@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > >> Pushed all 15 to drm-misc-next.
> > > ...
> > >> e8de4d55c259 drm/edid: Use new encoded panel id style for quirks matching
> > >> d9f91a10c3e8 drm/edid: Allow querying/working with the panel ID from
> > >> the EDID
> > > Hi Doug, Stan's reporting "initializer element is not constant" issues
> > > here that were discussed before . I wonder what gives, you said you'd
> > > hit them on a draft version, but not with what was merged, and I can't
> > > reproduce this either. Curious.
> > Apparently this is grey area of unclear specification.
> > gcc version below 8 reports error, above 8.1+ should work . I am not
> > sure if there is nice workaround for older gcc.
> > : https://gcc.gnu.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=69960#c18
> So I think the only solution is to go back to the character-at-a-time
> version. It's slightly uglier but functionality trumps form.
> I'll post something today though it might need to wait a few hours
> before I can manage it.
I managed to squeeze it in before my other obligations:
I didn't CC everyone here but dri-devel and LKML are copied so
hopefully if I missed someone it should still be accessible.