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Date:   Tue, 4 Apr 2017 13:54:09 +0100
From:   Lee Jones <lee.jones@...aro.org>
To:     Hans Verkuil <hverkuil@...all.nl>
Cc:     hans.verkuil@...co.com, mchehab@...nel.org,
        linux-arm-kernel@...ts.infradead.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
        kernel@...inux.com, patrice.chotard@...com,
        linux-media@...r.kernel.org, benjamin.gaignard@...com
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] [media] cec: Move capability check inside #if

On Tue, 04 Apr 2017, Hans Verkuil wrote:

> On 04/04/2017 02:32 PM, Lee Jones wrote:
> > If CONFIG_RC_CORE is not enabled then none of the RC code will be
> > executed anyway, so we're placing the capability check inside the
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Lee Jones <lee.jones@...aro.org>
> > ---
> >  drivers/media/cec/cec-core.c | 2 +-
> >  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
> > 
> > diff --git a/drivers/media/cec/cec-core.c b/drivers/media/cec/cec-core.c
> > index 37217e2..06a312c 100644
> > --- a/drivers/media/cec/cec-core.c
> > +++ b/drivers/media/cec/cec-core.c
> > @@ -234,10 +234,10 @@ struct cec_adapter *cec_allocate_adapter(const struct cec_adap_ops *ops,
> >  		return ERR_PTR(res);
> >  	}
> >  
> > +#if IS_REACHABLE(CONFIG_RC_CORE)
> >  	if (!(caps & CEC_CAP_RC))
> >  		return adap;
> >  
> > -#if IS_REACHABLE(CONFIG_RC_CORE)
> >  	/* Prepare the RC input device */
> >  	adap->rc = rc_allocate_device(RC_DRIVER_SCANCODE);
> >  	if (!adap->rc) {
> > 
> 
> Not true, there is an #else further down.

I saw the #else.  It's inert code that becomes function-less.

> That said, this code is clearly a bit confusing.
> 
> It would be better if at the beginning of the function we'd have this:
> 
> #if !IS_REACHABLE(CONFIG_RC_CORE)
> 	caps &= ~CEC_CAP_RC;
> #endif
> 
> and then drop the #else bit and (as you do in this patch) move the #if up.
> 
> Can you make a new patch for this?

Sure.

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