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Date:   Tue, 12 Jan 2021 12:49:08 +0530
From:   Vignesh Raghavendra <vigneshr@...com>
To:     Aswath Govindraju <a-govindraju@...com>
CC:     Sekhar Nori <nsekhar@...com>,
        Kishon Vijay Abraham I <kishon@...com>,
        Pratyush Yadav <p.yadav@...com>, Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>,
        Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
        Vadym Kochan <vadym.kochan@...ision.eu>,
        Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>,
        Anatolij Gustschin <agust@...x.de>,
        Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@...radead.org>,
        <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] misc: eeprom_93xx46: Fix module alias to enable
 module autoprobe



On 1/7/21 10:09 PM, Aswath Govindraju wrote:
> Fix module autoprobe by correcting module alias to match the string from
> /sys/class/.../spi1.0/modalias content.
> 
> Fixes: 06b4501e88ad ("misc/eeprom: add driver for microwire 93xx46 EEPROMs")
> Signed-off-by: Aswath Govindraju <a-govindraju@...com>
> ---
>  drivers/misc/eeprom/eeprom_93xx46.c | 2 +-
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/misc/eeprom/eeprom_93xx46.c b/drivers/misc/eeprom/eeprom_93xx46.c
> index a18247696ce7..890624d97774 100644
> --- a/drivers/misc/eeprom/eeprom_93xx46.c
> +++ b/drivers/misc/eeprom/eeprom_93xx46.c
> @@ -526,4 +526,4 @@ module_spi_driver(eeprom_93xx46_driver);
>  MODULE_LICENSE("GPL");
>  MODULE_DESCRIPTION("Driver for 93xx46 EEPROMs");
>  MODULE_AUTHOR("Anatolij Gustschin <agust@...x.de>");
> -MODULE_ALIAS("spi:93xx46");

This will break non DT users of this driver like
drivers/misc/eeprom/digsy_mtc_eeprom.c

> +MODULE_ALIAS("spi:eeprom-93xx46");
> 

Can be a new entry.

Regards
Vignesh

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