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From: Hans-Peter Nilsson <hans-peter.nilsson@axis.com>
To: david-b@pacbell.net
Cc: hans-peter.nilsson@axis.com, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	mikael.starvik@axis.com, spi-devel-general@lists.sourceforge.net
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] take 2: (was-kind-of: 3/5 SPI tx_default) 2.6.20-rc6
Date: Sat, 27 Jan 2007 11:11:03 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200701271011.l0RAB3MD018814@ignucius.se.axis.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <200701261521.15844.david-b@pacbell.net> (message from David Brownell on Fri, 26 Jan 2007 15:21:15 -0800)

> From: David Brownell <david-b@pacbell.net>
> Date: Fri, 26 Jan 2007 15:21:15 -0800

> > >  That flag could work in conjunction with a byte
> > 
> > Or why not a 32-bit word!
> 
> If a driver wants a repeating 32-bit pattern, they should just
> provide a properly initialized tx buffer.

I'm suggesting the default_tx_word be able to fill out "common"
values of bits_per_word when > 8, else it'd be useless as a
1-filler for larger sizes than byte.  Making it a single bit
then wouldn't cater to your debug-with-scope use-case.

brgds, H-P

  parent reply	other threads:[~2007-01-27 10:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-25  4:52 [PATCH] 3/5: Updates to SPI and mmc_spi: tx_default, kernel 2.6.19 Hans-Peter Nilsson
2007-01-25 13:02 ` David Brownell
2007-01-26 10:46   ` [PATCH 1/2] take 2: (was-kind-of: 3/5 SPI tx_default) 2.6.20-rc6 Hans-Peter Nilsson
2007-01-26 23:21     ` David Brownell
2007-01-27  4:21       ` David Brownell
2007-01-27 20:19         ` Hans-Peter Nilsson
2007-01-27 20:26           ` Hans-Peter Nilsson
2007-01-27 20:59           ` [PATCH] take 3: mmc_spi with SPI_TX_1 2.6.20-rc6 Hans-Peter Nilsson
2007-01-28 17:46             ` [PATCH] take 4: " Hans-Peter Nilsson
2007-01-27 10:11       ` Hans-Peter Nilsson [this message]
2007-01-27 19:25         ` [PATCH 1/2] take 2: (was-kind-of: 3/5 SPI tx_default) 2.6.20-rc6 David Brownell
2007-01-26 10:48   ` [PATCH 2/2] " Hans-Peter Nilsson

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