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Date:   Wed, 2 Jan 2019 22:09:43 +0000
From:   Sinan Kaya <>
To:     Pierre-Louis Bossart <>
Cc:     Linux Next Mailing List <>,
        "moderated list:INTEL ASoC DRIVERS" <>,
        Takashi Iwai <>,
        Jie Yang <>,
        Liam Girdwood <>,
        ACPI Devel Mailing List <>,
        Mark Brown <>,
        open list <>
Subject: Re: [alsa-devel] [PATCH v5 08/11] ASoC: Intel: atom: Make PCI
 dependency explicit

On Wed, Jan 2, 2019 at 8:33 PM Pierre-Louis Bossart
<> wrote:
> I have three opens with this ACPI/PCI change
> 1. the baseline change fails on my cross-compilation checks, see below
> the result of the attached script (simplification of the one I use to
> avoid 0day reports).

This is pointing to a kconfig issue on ia64 arch.

arch/ia64/Kconfig:128:error: recursive dependency detected!
arch/ia64/Kconfig:128:    choice <choice> contains symbol IA64_HP_SIM
arch/ia64/Kconfig:202:    symbol IA64_HP_SIM is part of choice PM

IA64_HP_SIM is both a choice and is selected.

I did allyesconfig and disabled PCI afterwards to find all the issues
on this patchset.

> 2. there are different patterns to express the dependency on PCI e.g.
>   config MMC_SDHCI_ACPI
>       tristate "SDHCI support for ACPI enumerated SDHCI controllers"
>       depends on MMC_SDHCI && ACPI
> -    select IOSF_MBI if X86
> +    select IOSF_MBI if (X86 && PCI)
> but
>       tristate "ACPI HiFi2 (Baytrail, Cherrytrail) Platforms"
>       default ACPI
> -    depends on X86 && ACPI
> +    depends on X86 && ACPI && PCI
>       select SND_SST_IPC_ACPI

I matched depends line to

depends on X86 && ACPI && PCI

for MMC_SDHCI_ACPI per feedback from Rafael on V5. This should resolve
the inconsistency.

> IOSF is only needed for Baytrail-CR detection, and the code will compile
> fine without it, so maybe it'd be a better model if you used the
> following diff?
> diff --git a/sound/soc/intel/Kconfig b/sound/soc/intel/Kconfig
> index 2fd1b61e8331..68af0ea5c96c 100644
> --- a/sound/soc/intel/Kconfig
> +++ b/sound/soc/intel/Kconfig
> @@ -95,7 +95,7 @@ config SND_SST_ATOM_HIFI2_PLATFORM_ACPI
>          select SND_SST_IPC_ACPI
>          select SND_SST_ATOM_HIFI2_PLATFORM
>          select SND_SOC_ACPI_INTEL_MATCH
> -       select IOSF_MBI
> +       select IOSF_MBI if PCI
> 3. All the Intel machine drivers depend on X86_INTEL_LPSS which depends
> on PCI. But for Baytrail/Haswell/Broadwell we have only a dependency on
> ACPI, so we expose drivers that can be selected but fail on probe since
> there are no machine drivers. I am not sure if we want to be strict and
> only expose meaningful configurations, or allow for more compilations
> tests and corner cases?

Hopefully, v5 resolves this too with

depends on X86 && ACPI && PCI

Let me know otherwise.

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