[PATCH 00/14] arm64: dts: meson-axg: add audio support

Kevin Hilman khilman at baylibre.com
Thu Jul 26 14:38:10 PDT 2018


Martin Blumenstingl <martin.blumenstingl at googlemail.com> writes:

> Hi Jerome,
>
> On Wed, Jul 25, 2018 at 11:19 PM <jbrunet at baylibre.com> wrote:
>>
>> On Wed, 2018-07-25 at 21:11 +0200, Martin Blumenstingl wrote:
>> > nit-pick: one patch uses "arm64: dts: meson-axg: s400" in the subject
>> > while other patches that are touching the s400 board aren't
>> > if you have to re-send this series: can you please use the "arm64:
>> > dts: meson-axg: s400:" prefix for all patches touching the s400 board?
>>
>> hum, do we really have such rule, or do you think we should add one ?
> looking at the git history in arch/arm64/boot/dts/amlogic: it seems
> that we don't have a rule yet, even though some (some of
> your's/Neil's/my) patches were using that naming schema in the past
>
>> Kevin, do you have opinion ?
>>
>> Not that I really mind either way, but prefixes rules are usually there to help
>> maintainer filter the patches. Will such rule help in any way ?
> maybe it's just a problem of a false initial impression
> I read "arm64: dts: meson-axg: add usb power regulator" in the
> cover-letter and came to the conclusion that this patch must be wrong
> since meson-axg.dtsi should not have any regulators (unless they're
> built into the SoC). only when looking at the patch itself I realized
> that it's fine because it patches the s400.dts

I actually had the same first impression problem.  At first glance, it
looks like all the patches are AXG-generic, and only the 2 that mention
s400 apply to the board.

So, if this needs a respin, I'd prefer the board name where appropriate,
but it's not something I'm going to be picky about.

Kevin



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