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From: "Bryan Wu" <>
To: "David Brownell" <>
	"Bryan Wu" <>,
Subject: Re: [spi-devel-general] [PATCH 0/6] [Blackfin] SPI driver updates
Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2008 17:41:14 +0800	[thread overview]
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On Feb 1, 2008 4:50 AM, David Brownell <> wrote:
> I've forwarded these to Andrew, with my signoff and updated comments.
> You still need to work on having your patch descriptions match up
> to what the patches actually do...

Thanks a lot, I will try to make it more clearer next time.

> Patches 3-5 in this series seem to have a common thread:  waiting
> until BIT_STAT_SPIF is set before moving to the next step of the
> transfer.  Next time something similar happens, I'd rather see just
> one patch addressing the issue on all code paths ... not three small
> patches that only fix it for a few of the code paths.

OK, I will try to merge these same bug fixing into one patch.

> Also, two of those three patches describe their updates as fixing
> a "regression", or "reverting" the code.  Was this a bug that came
> in those patches you wanted to merge to 2.6.24?  If so, shouldn't
> those regression fixes go into the stable series?

Yes, I agree with you. Actually, I intend to send out these bug fixing
patch ASAP, but we want to make sure our tester verify this bug was
fixing first.


      reply	other threads:[~2008-02-01  9:41 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-01-30  9:13 Bryan Wu
2008-01-30  9:13 ` [PATCH 1/6] [Blackfin] SPI driver: remove useless return status check in restore_state function pointed by Michael Bryan Wu
2008-01-30  9:13 ` [PATCH 2/6] [Blackfin] SPI driver: Use SPI device name to do gpio peripheral request Bryan Wu
2008-01-30 21:48   ` [spi-devel-general] " David Brownell
2008-01-31  3:12     ` Bryan Wu
2008-01-30  9:13 ` [PATCH 3/6] [Blackfin] SPI driver: fix bug - PBX cannot work with this SPI framework driver Bryan Wu
2008-01-30  9:13 ` [PATCH 4/6] [Blackfin] SPI driver: fix bug - SPI duplex operation can read a dummy byte at the first transfer Bryan Wu
2008-01-30  9:13 ` [PATCH 5/6] [Blackfin] SPI driver: Fix bug SPI_write should not return until complete bit is set Bryan Wu
2008-01-30  9:13 ` [PATCH 6/6] [Blackfin] SPI driver: use simpler comment headers and strip out information that is maintained in the scm's log Bryan Wu
2008-01-31 20:50 ` [spi-devel-general] [PATCH 0/6] [Blackfin] SPI driver updates David Brownell
2008-02-01  9:41   ` Bryan Wu [this message]

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