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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/3] hid: Enable report fixup on rebind
    On 04/23/2012 12:27 AM, Jiri Kosina wrote:
    > On Sun, 22 Apr 2012, Henrik Rydberg wrote:
    >> This patchset contains a resolution to the problem with
    >> driver-specific modification of the report descriptor. The core of the
    >> problem lies with the dual semantics of hid_parse_report(), which is
    >> therefore split into two functions. As a consequence, the hid core can
    >> handle the rebind case internally, with no changes to the
    >> drivers. Out-of-tree drivers will work fine as long as they operate in
    >> the same way as the in-kernel drivers.
    >> The first two patches are bug fixes found in the process. I am hoping
    >> for some test feedback on those. The third patch is the main one.
    > Hi Henrik,
    > thanks a lot for looking into this. I will look into the patches in more
    > detail tomorrow. I am now just adding Nikolai to CC, as he was the first
    > one to bring this up and actually has a driver that exposed the fact that
    > just freeing/reinstatiating rdesc is not enough.

    Thanks Henrik, Jiri!

    I'll be testing this as soon as I can.


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