[PATCH 1/4] input: touchscreen: ti_am335x_tsc Interchange touchscreen and ADC steps

Vignesh R vigneshr at ti.com
Mon Nov 10 02:46:22 PST 2014

On Friday 07 November 2014 01:30 PM, Richard Cochran wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 07, 2014 at 11:04:05AM +0530, Vignesh R wrote:
>> Currently, there is too much noise in the TSC hardware that is being
>> removed by delta filtering.
> The so called "filter" was only programmed because the fifo entries
> were being mixed up. Sebastian fixed that.
>> I tested TSC unit by removing filtering
>> logic, the performance was not at all satisfactory. The cursor jumps
>> wayward and smooth circles cannot be drawn. Looks like delta filtering
>> cannot be removed as of now. May be I will try and address it in future.
> The "filter" code is nonsensical. It picks the two values in seqeunce
> that are closest to one and another. How is that supposed to work?
> Did you look at the "noise"? What kind of properties did you see?
> A median filter makes more sense. Or sort, remove outliers, and
> average. But choosing the two closest in series is silly.

I was able to implement median filter as you described and achieve
reliable performance. I will append that to this series of patches in v3.


> Thanks,
> Richard

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