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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2] gpio: add pin biasing and drive mode to gpiolib
    2011/4/20 Ben Nizette <>:
    > On 19/04/2011, at 6:38 PM, Alan Cox wrote:
    >> Leaving aside the current input/output and on/off bits I would go for
    >> being able to do
    >>       gpio_get_property(gpio, GPIO_BIAS, GPIO_BIAS_WHATEVER);
    >>       gpio_set_property(gpio, GPIO_BIAS, GPIO_BIAS_WHATEVER_ELSE);
    > Yeah I'm all for that so long as the capability constants are defined by the gpio
    > provider, eg <linux/gpio/mygpioexpander.h>.  There's no way gpiolib should be
    > keeping a big ole list of every possible config option for every gpio provider.

    OK I buy that. I will refactor this solution to some opaque call instead
    and start from there.

    > Well, maybe gpiolib can know about the options (eg GPIO_BIAS) so long
    > as it doesn't have to enumerate every possible value.

    I will drop that even, one parameter is better than two if one of them
    is custom nevertheless. What difference does it make..

    Linus Walleij
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