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Date:	Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:40:54 +0100
From:	Philipp Zabel <p.zabel@...gutronix.de>
To:	Laurent Pinchart <laurent.pinchart@...asonboard.com>
Cc:	Grant Likely <grant.likely@...aro.org>,
	Mauro Carvalho Chehab <m.chehab@...sung.com>,
	Russell King - ARM Linux <linux@....linux.org.uk>,
	Rob Herring <robh+dt@...nel.org>,
	Sylwester Nawrocki <s.nawrocki@...sung.com>,
	Guennadi Liakhovetski <g.liakhovetski@....de>,
	Tomi Valkeinen <tomi.valkeinen@...com>,
	Kyungmin Park <kyungmin.park@...sung.com>,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, linux-media@...r.kernel.org,
	devicetree@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH v6 4/8] of: Reduce indentation in
 of_graph_get_next_endpoint

Hi Laurent,

Am Freitag, den 07.03.2014, 01:12 +0100 schrieb Laurent Pinchart:
> Hi Philipp,
> 
> Thank you for the patch.
> 
> I've submitted a fix for the of_graph_get_next_endpoint() function, but it 
> hasn't been applied yet due to the patch series that contained it needing more 
> work.
>
> The patch is available at https://patchwork.linuxtv.org/patch/21946/. I can 
> rebase it on top of this series, but I still wanted to let you know about it 
> in case you would like to integrate it.

Thank you for the pointer. A pity about the timing, this will mostly
revert my indentation patch. I'd be glad if you could rebase on top of
the merged series.

While we look at of_graph_get_next_endpoint(), could you explain the
reason behind the extra reference count increase on the prev node:
	/*
	 * Avoid dropping prev node refcount to 0 when getting the next
	 * child below.
	 */
	of_node_get(prev);
This unfortunately makes using the function in for_each style macros a
hassle. If that part wasn't there and all users that want to keep using
prev after the call were expected to increase refcount themselves,
we could have a
#define of_graph_for_each_endpoint(parent, endpoint) \
	for (endpoint = of_graph_get_next_endpoint(parent, NULL); \
	     endpoint != NULL; \
	     endpoint = of_graph_get_next_endpoint(parent, endpoint))

regards
Philipp

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