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Date:	Fri, 04 Apr 2014 11:03:38 +0100
From:	Ian Abbott <>
To:	Chase Southwood <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3] staging: comedi: s626: use comedi_timeout() on remaining

On 2014-04-04 00:43, Chase Southwood wrote:
> There were just a handful of more while loops in this file that needed
> timeouts, and this patch takes care of them.  One new callback is
> introduced, and all of the proper comedi_timeout() calls are then used.
> The return type of s626_i2c_handshake() has been changed from uint32_t to
> int so that a negative error code from comedi_timeout() can be propagated
> if necessary.
> Signed-off-by: Chase Southwood <>
> ---
> 2: s626_i2c_handshake_eoc() can be used in s626_initialize() as noted by
> Ian. So, s626_initialize_eoc() has been removed, and its uses swapped
> for s626_i2c_handshake_eoc().
> 3: *Type of 'status' variable in s626_i2c_handshake_eoc() has been
> corrected to bool (the return type of s626_mc_test()).
> *Return type of s626_i2c_handshake() has been changed to int to allow
> returning negative error codes.
> *Type of 'ret' variable in the same function has been changed to int for
> the same reason.
>   drivers/staging/comedi/drivers/s626.c | 36 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++---------
>   1 file changed, 27 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)

Reviewed-by: Ian Abbott <>

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