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Date:   Wed, 20 Dec 2017 10:34:03 +0200
From:   Jarkko Nikula <jarkko.nikula@...mer.com>
To:     Joe Perches <joe@...ches.com>
Cc:     Jani Nikula <jani.nikula@...ux.intel.com>,
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Subject: Re: [-next PATCH 2/4] treewide: Use DEVICE_ATTR_RW

On Tue, Dec 19, 2017 at 10:15:07AM -0800, Joe Perches wrote:
> Convert DEVICE_ATTR uses to DEVICE_ATTR_RW where possible.
> 
...
  
> diff --git a/sound/soc/omap/mcbsp.c b/sound/soc/omap/mcbsp.c
> index 7a54e3083203..79d4dc785e5c 100644
> --- a/sound/soc/omap/mcbsp.c
> +++ b/sound/soc/omap/mcbsp.c
> @@ -854,7 +854,7 @@ static ssize_t dma_op_mode_store(struct device *dev,
>  	return size;
>  }
>  
> -static DEVICE_ATTR(dma_op_mode, 0644, dma_op_mode_show, dma_op_mode_store);
> +static DEVICE_ATTR_RW(dma_op_mode);
>  
While I can ack this part here if it helps generic cleanup effort I
don't understart would it improve code readability in general? Mode 644
is clear and don't need any grepping but for DEVICE_ATTR_RW() I had to go
through all of these files in order to see what does it mean:

DEVICE_ATTR_RW: include/linux/device.h
__ATTR_RW: include/linux/sysfs.h
S_IWUSR: include/uapi/linux/stat.h
S_IRUGO: include/linux/stat.h

Jarkko Nikula <jarkko.nikula@...mer.com>

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