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SubjectRe: [PATCH v3 3/3] clk: qcom: Add Global Clock controller (GCC) driver for SC7180
Hi Stephen,

On 10/5/2019 4:50 AM, Stephen Boyd wrote:
> Quoting Taniya Das (2019-10-04 10:39:31)
>> Hi Stephen,
>> On 10/3/2019 9:31 PM, Stephen Boyd wrote:
>>> Quoting Taniya Das (2019-10-03 03:31:15)
>>>> Hi Stephen,
>>>> On 10/1/2019 8:08 PM, Stephen Boyd wrote:
>>>>> Why do you want to keep them critical and registered? I'm suggesting
>>>>> that any clk that is marked critical and doesn't have a parent should
>>>>> instead become a register write in probe to turn the clk on.
>>>> Sure, let me do a one-time enable from probe for the clocks which
>>>> doesn't have a parent.
>>>> But I would now have to educate the clients of these clocks to remove
>>>> using them.
>>> If anyone is using these clks we can return NULL from the provider for
>>> the specifier so that we indicate there isn't support for them in the
>>> kernel. At least I hope that code path still works given all the recent
>>> changes to clk_get().
>> Could you please confirm if you are referring to update the below?
> I wasn't suggesting that explicitly but sure. Something like this would
> be necessary to make clk_get() pass back a NULL pointer to the caller.
> Does everything keep working with this change?

Even if I pass back NULL, I don't see it working. Please suggest how to
take it forward.

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