[PATCH v2 07/10] regulator: Add driver for Maxim 77802 PMIC regulators
lee.jones at linaro.org
Wed Jun 18 07:10:48 PDT 2014
On Wed, 18 Jun 2014, Javier Martinez Canillas wrote:
> Hello Lee,
> Thanks a lot for your feedback.
> On 06/17/2014 11:17 PM, Lee Jones wrote:
> >> The MAX77802 PMIC has 10 high-efficiency Buck and 32 Low-dropout
> >> (LDO) regulators. This patch adds support for all these regulators
> >> found on the MAX77802 PMIC and is based on a driver added by Simon
> >> Glass to the Chrome OS kernel 3.8 tree.
> >> Signed-off-by: Javier Martinez Canillas <javier.martinez at collabora.co.uk>
> >> ---
> >> Changes since v1:
> >> - Remove unneeded check if num_regulators != MAX77802_MAX_REGULATORS.
> >> - Fix .set_suspend_mode handler comment and split regulators ops for
> >> regulators that behave differently. Suggested by Mark Brown.
> >> - Use module_platform_driver() instead of having init/exit functions.
> >> Suggested by Mark Brown.
> >> - Use the new descriptor-based GPIO interface instead of the deprecated
> >> integer based GPIO one. Suggested by Mark Brown.
> >> - Look for "regulators" child node instead of "voltage-regulators" to be
> >> consistent with other PMIC drivers. Suggested by Mark Brown.
> >> drivers/mfd/max77802.c | 1 +
> > Can you remove all of the MFD changes from patches 7, 8 and 9 and
> > create new one. That way there's no requirement for any cross
> > subsystem messiness.
> Sure, Mark already suggested the same and I'll do it on the next version.
> But there still be some cross-subsystem dependency/messiness since the
> regulator, clk and rtc drivers include the mfd max77802 headers that are added
> in Patch 6.
What I should have said was _avoidable_ or _unnecessary_ messiness.
> So I guess you should either a) take the whole patch-set through your mfd tree
> or b) merge the mfd patches and create an immutable branch that can be pulled by
> Mark, Mike and Alessandro.
> I don't know what's the preferred workflow in these cases...
That's fine. I'm happy to create shared branches when required.
> >> drivers/regulator/Kconfig | 9 +
> >> drivers/regulator/Makefile | 1 +
> >> drivers/regulator/max77802.c | 701 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >> 4 files changed, 712 insertions(+)
> >> create mode 100644 drivers/regulator/max77802.c
> Best regards,
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