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Date:	Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:15:55 +0100
From:	Mark Brown <>
To:	Alexandre Courbot <>
Cc:	Linus Walleij <>,
	Thierry Reding <>,
	Lars-Peter Clausen <>,
	Arnd Bergmann <>,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] gpio: add flags argument to gpiod_get*() functions

On Fri, Jul 25, 2014 at 11:38:36PM +0900, Alexandre Courbot wrote:
> The huge majority of GPIOs have their direction and initial value set
> right after being obtained by one of the gpiod_get() functions. The
> integer GPIO API had gpio_request_one() that took a convenience flags
> parameter allowing to specify an direction and value applied to the
> returned GPIO. This feature greatly simplifies client code and ensures
> errors are always handled properly.

Reviewed-by: Mark Brown <>

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