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Date:	Mon, 6 Oct 2014 15:17:22 +0300
From:	Octavian Purdila <>
To:	Johan Hovold <>
Cc:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>,
	Linus Walleij <>,
	Alexandre Courbot <>,
	Wolfram Sang <>,
	Samuel Ortiz <>,
	Lee Jones <>,
	Arnd Bergmann <>,
	Daniel Baluta <>,
	Laurentiu Palcu <>,, lkml <>,
	"" <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH v6 1/4] mfd: add support for Diolan DLN-2 devices

On Fri, Oct 3, 2014 at 8:12 PM, Johan Hovold <> wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 07:07:31PM +0300, Octavian Purdila wrote:
> > This patch implements the USB part of the Diolan USB-I2C/SPI/GPIO
> > Master Adapter DLN-2. Details about the device can be found here:
> >


> > +
> > +             ret = dln2_submit_urb(dln2, dln2->rx_urb[i], GFP_KERNEL);
> > +             if (ret < 0)
> > +                     return ret;
> Is it really worth having this helper only to save a couple of lines on
> a dev_err? If you do all resubmissions on completion inline in the
> handler, you only have three places where usb_submit_urb is called.

I moved the completion in the handler as you suggested. I have kept
the helper, would you prefer to remove it?


> > +     id = dln2->usb_dev->bus->busnum << 8 | dln2->usb_dev->devnum;
> After giving this some more thought, I think you should just
> use PLATFORM_DEVID_AUTO as id. I have submitted a series to fix the
> other USB MFD drivers and add a convenience helper to register
> hotpluggable MFDs here:

OK, I will use PLATFORM_DEVID_AUTO for now. If your series merges
first and I have to resubmit mine, I will switch to using

> I'll try to take a quick look on the subdrivers on Monday.

Thanks Johan. I have addressed the rest of the comments as well and I
will send another series after your reviews on the sub-drivers.
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