[PATCH v3 1/3] mtd: nand: omap2: Update nerrors using ecc.strength
nsekhar at ti.com
Fri Dec 7 05:40:04 EST 2012
On 12/5/2012 6:13 PM, Philip, Avinash wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 05, 2012 at 17:33:37, Nori, Sekhar wrote:
>> Hi Avinash,
>> On 11/29/2012 5:16 PM, Philip, Avinash wrote:
>>> Update number of errors using nand ecc strength.
>>> Also add macro definitions BCH8_ERROR_MAX & BCH4_ERROR_MAX
>> Can you please describe why the original method of setting nerrors was
>> incorrect? Was it causing any issues in any particular configuration?
> It affects the reusability of the code. For example BCH8 with AM335x RBL
> compatibility requires 14 bytes instead of 13 byte. So setting nerrors
> nerrors = (info->nand.ecc.bytes == 13) ? 8 : 4;
> will break am335x RBL compatibility.
This should be summarized in the patch description so the motivation is
clear to those who read the history later.
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