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SubjectRe: [PATCH] arm64: dts: rockchip: enable touchpad button for rk3399-gru-kevin
+ Dmitry, who can probably answer better than I can

On Tue, Oct 10, 2017 at 01:04:20PM +0200, Emil Renner Berthing wrote:
> On 10 October 2017 at 11:33, Heiko Stuebner <heiko@sntech.de> wrote:
> > Am Montag, 9. Oktober 2017, 20:40:28 CEST schrieb Emil Renner Berthing:
> >> Adding the linux,gpio-keymap entry also has
> >> the side-effect of making the driver register
> >> the touchpad as a touchpad rather than another
> >> touchscreen.
> >>
> >> The index for BTN_LEFT was found by trial and error.
> >>
> >> Signed-off-by: Emil Renner Berthing <kernel@esmil.dk>
> >
> > looks good to me. I'll just give the ChromeOS people a chance to
> > respond before applying [maybe they can even tell what the other
> > keys are :-) ]
>
> Good plan. As far as I can tell their kernel doesn't send anything but
> BTN_LEFT either. It's just that the controller supports multiple
> buttons, but not all are necessarily connected to any button.
> Their version of the driver has logic to detect the proper keymap
> whereas the mainline driver gets it from this devicetree entry.

I believe Emil is mostly correct. We only are using a BTN_LEFT in our
copy of the driver, and I'm not sure the others are connected to
anything. As Dmitry has explained to me (when I also wondered about
"detect[ing] the proper keymap"), we don't exactly "auto"discover
things; we just heuristically determine the configurations we know are
used on Chrome devices.

So from the sound of it, this keymap property is reasonable. I haven't
actually checked what our driver "auto" detects on gru-kevin, but if
this works then I'll bet it's correct :)

IOW, I don't know enough to ACK this patch, but I'm certainly not going
to NAK it.

Brian

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