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From: Mark Brown <broonie@kernel.org>
To: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
Cc: Pierre-Louis Bossart <pierre-louis.bossart@linux.intel.com>,
	alsa-devel@alsa-project.org,
	"Rafael J . Wysocki" <rafael@kernel.org>,
	tiwai@suse.de, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	liam.r.girdwood@linux.intel.com, vkoul@kernel.org,
	Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@linux-m68k.org>,
	Jason Gunthorpe <jgg@nvidia.com>,
	Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>,
	Andy Shevchenko <andriy.shevchenko@linux.intel.com>,
	Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH 1/2] driver core: export driver_deferred_probe_trigger()
Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2021 18:52:48 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210818175248.GH4177@sirena.org.uk> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <YR06L+gTzyiYY/rG@kroah.com>

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On Wed, Aug 18, 2021 at 06:49:51PM +0200, Greg Kroah-Hartman wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 18, 2021 at 10:53:07AM -0500, Pierre-Louis Bossart wrote:

> > It's been that way for a very long time (2015?) for HDAudio support, see
> > sound/pci/hda/hda_bind.c. It's my understanding that it was a conscious
> > design decision to use vendor-specific modules, if available, and
> > fallback to generic modules if the first pass failed.

> If it has been this way for so long, what has caused the sudden change
> to need to export this and call this function?

The usage predates the hardware that requires firmware downloads -
that's very new.

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  reply	other threads:[~2021-08-18 17:53 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-17 19:00 [RFC PATCH 0/2] driver core: kick deferred probe from delayed context Pierre-Louis Bossart
2021-08-17 19:00 ` [RFC PATCH 1/2] driver core: export driver_deferred_probe_trigger() Pierre-Louis Bossart
2021-08-18  5:44   ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-08-18 11:57     ` Mark Brown
2021-08-18 13:22       ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-08-18 13:48         ` Mark Brown
2021-08-18 14:51           ` Pierre-Louis Bossart
2021-08-18 14:59             ` Dan Williams
2021-08-18 15:28             ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-08-18 15:53               ` Pierre-Louis Bossart
2021-08-18 16:49                 ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-08-18 17:52                   ` Mark Brown [this message]
2021-08-18 18:09                   ` Pierre-Louis Bossart
2021-08-18 18:28                     ` Mark Brown
2021-08-17 19:00 ` [RFC PATCH 2/2] ASoC: SOF: trigger re-probing of deferred devices from workqueue Pierre-Louis Bossart
2021-08-18 12:07   ` Mark Brown
2021-08-18 15:25     ` Pierre-Louis Bossart

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