[lkml]   [2004]   [Feb]   [5]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [BUG] unsafe reset in ac97_codec.c
On Iau, 2004-02-05 at 16:31, Liam Girdwood wrote:
> I agree, but I think we need to be aware of the codec type before we do
> a register reset. This type of codec is now becoming popular in PDA's.

Sometimes we can't even find out but yes I agree

> I can see another problem with the current probe implementation.
> Currently it sends the register reset command without first checking the
> codec ready bit. This assumes that the AC97 link is up and completely
> working before probe is called.

It is (in theory) the job of the calling driver to ensure AC97 is up
before doing the reset part.

> I'll implement this if it's acceptable as I can test it on both types of
> codec.

Sounds right to me

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 14:00    [W:0.049 / U:2.656 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site