From: Greg KH <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Mathias Nyman <email@example.com>
Cc: Howard Yen <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
Mathias Nyman <email@example.com>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/4] add xhci hooks for USB offload
Date: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 15:19:27 +0100 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <YBAk795ccXBPgJWp@kroah.com> (raw)
On Fri, Jan 22, 2021 at 05:32:58PM +0200, Mathias Nyman wrote:
> On 20.1.2021 12.04, Howard Yen wrote:
> > On Tue, Jan 19, 2021 at 8:47 PM Mathias Nyman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >> On 19.1.2021 12.10, Howard Yen wrote:
> >>> To let the xhci driver support USB offload, add hooks for vendor to have
> >>> customized behavior for the initialization, memory allocation, irq work, and
> >>> device context synchronization. Detail is in each patch commit message.
> >> Is this related to the usb audio sideband capability that was added to the xHCI specification?
> >> If yes, then we should probably implement the generic parts first, and then add
> >> the vendor specific hooks.
> >> -Mathias
> > This is for offloading, no matter what type of offloading.
> > I made the hooks generically and can be used for usb audio on the xhci
> > which is not including the usb audio sideband capability.
> Ok, before adding hooks like this I think we need to see how they are used.
> Do you have the rest of the patches that go on top of this series?
> Maybe it could make sense to use overrides for the functions in struct hc_driver
> instead in some cases? There is support for that already.
What overrides could be done for these changes? At first glance that
would seem to require a lot of duplicated code in whatever override
happens to be needed.
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-01-26 14:21 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 16+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2021-01-19 10:10 [PATCH 0/4] add xhci hooks for USB offload Howard Yen
2021-01-19 10:10 ` [PATCH 1/4] usb: host: " Howard Yen
2021-01-19 10:27 ` Greg KH
2021-01-19 10:10 ` [PATCH 2/4] usb: host: export symbols for xhci hooks usage Howard Yen
2021-01-19 10:10 ` [PATCH 3/4] usb: xhci-plat: add xhci_plat_priv_overwrite Howard Yen
2021-01-19 10:10 ` [PATCH 4/4] dt-bindings: usb: usb-xhci: add USB offload support Howard Yen
2021-01-19 10:22 ` Greg KH
2021-02-09 2:30 ` Rob Herring
2021-01-19 10:25 ` [PATCH 0/4] add xhci hooks for USB offload Greg KH
2021-01-19 12:49 ` Mathias Nyman
2021-01-20 10:04 ` Howard Yen
2021-01-22 15:32 ` Mathias Nyman
2021-01-26 14:19 ` Greg KH [this message]
2021-01-28 3:38 ` Howard Yen
2021-01-28 6:31 ` Mathias Nyman
2021-01-28 7:41 ` Greg KH
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