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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2] x86: gpio: AMD G-Series pch gpio platform driver
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On 08.02.19 15:25, Linus Walleij wrote:

Hi,

<snip>

>> +/*>> + * struct amd_fch_gpio_reg - GPIO register definition>> + * @reg:
register index>> + * @name: signal name>> + */>> +struct
amd_fch_gpio_reg {>> + int reg;>> + const char* name;>>
+};> > Can't you put this in the driver file?
I'm afraid, I can't. Because the board driver needs to tell the
gpio driver which gpio's we actually have. This seems to be really
board specific, and the register layout of the FCHs gpio bank seems
to be not actually linear (or maybe the pin naming is just weird)

What I really don't want is undocumented registers or lines being
exposed as gpio somewhere (not knowing what they actually do).
Therefore, I'd like to add only those gpio registers that I can
confirm being safe - at least until I've managed to get more
information.


--mtx

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Enrico Weigelt, metux IT consult
Free software and Linux embedded engineering
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