[lkml]   [2012]   [Jan]   [30]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/3] regmap: Properly round reg_bytes and val_bytes

> Clearly we *can* but there's other bits (chiefly the cache code once we
> acquire the ability to do block operations from cache) which really want
> stuff to be 8 bit aligned. I deliberately chose to make things byte
> aligned so we have to think about this stuff before we do things that
> make byte aligned stuff hard, it felt like if we were going to take a
> complexity hit we probably want it to be on the odd register formats as
> pretty much all of the more demanding modern devices seem to be going
> for multiples of 8 bits.

Understood. I'd think we will find a non-intrusive way when a more generic
format_x_y-function seems worthwhile.

Pengutronix e.K. | Wolfram Sang |
Industrial Linux Solutions | |
[unhandled content-type:application/pgp-signature]
 \ /
  Last update: 2012-01-30 14:37    [W:0.044 / U:0.224 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site