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Date:	Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:49:49 +0200
From:	Javier Martinez Canillas <>
To:	Dmitry Torokhov <>
CC:	Tomasz Figa <>,
	Nick Dyer <>,
	Stephen Warren <>,
	Yufeng Shen <>,
	Benson Leung <>,
	Doug Anderson <>,
	Olof Johansson <>,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] Input: atmel_mxt_ts - Get IRQ edge/level flags on
 DT booting

Hello Dmitry,

On 08/07/2014 08:09 AM, Dmitry Torokhov wrote:
>> > irq_of_parse_and_map() already sets up IRQ trigger type based on DT
>> > data, by calling irq_create_of_mapping() which in turn calls
>> > irq_set_irq_type().
>> >
>> Right but somehow when the IRQ is actually requested the type is overwritten by
>> the value passed to request_threaded_irq() and interrupts are not being
>> generated by the device without this patch.
>> Do you think that this is a bug in the "interrupt-parent" irqchip driver or the
>> IRQ core? I'm not that familiar with the IRQ subsystem.
> No, this is clearly driver fault - it smashed previously done setup with new
> flags.

Thanks a lot for the clarification. That was my understanding as well but wanted
to be sure.

>> > 
>> > It might be a bit cleaner to just assign the flags to pdata->irqflags in
>> > mxt_parse_dt() instead. That would also account for the fact that pdata,
>> > if provided, should have priority over DT.
>> > 
>> You are totally right, also this will break if CONFIG_OF is not enabled since
>> dev.of_node will not be defined. While this already is taken into account for
>> mxt_parse_dt() by defining an empty function.
>> I'll change it in v2 if getting the flags from the driver is the right approach
> Yes, please.

Just posted a v2 [0] with Tomasz suggestion and the patch is indeed a lot cleaner.

Best regards,


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