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From: David Laight <David.Laight@ACULAB.COM>
To: "'Fabio M. De Francesco'" <fmdefrancesco@gmail.com>,
	Larry Finger <Larry.Finger@lwfinger.net>,
	Phillip Potter <phil@philpotter.co.uk>,
	"Greg Kroah-Hartman" <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>,
	Pavel Skripkin <paskripkin@gmail.com>,
	"linux-staging@lists.linux.dev" <linux-staging@lists.linux.dev>,
	"linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: RE: [PATCH v3 3/3] staging: r8188eu: Shorten calls chain of rtw_write8/16/32/N()
Date: Thu, 9 Sep 2021 08:21:04 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <0614a5a9a1d54700be6d824bdd7c7469@AcuMS.aculab.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <10808398.E1SmXddD8m@localhost.localdomain>

From: Fabio M. De Francesco
> To: Larry Finger <Larry.Finger@lwfinger.net>; Phillip Potter <phil@philpotter.co.uk>; Greg Kroah-
> > ...
> > > diff --git a/drivers/staging/r8188eu/hal/usb_ops_linux.c b/drivers/
> staging/r8188eu/hal/usb_ops_linux.c
> > > index f9c4fd5a2c53..e31d1b1fdb12 100644
> > > --- a/drivers/staging/r8188eu/hal/usb_ops_linux.c
> > > +++ b/drivers/staging/r8188eu/hal/usb_ops_linux.c
> > > @@ -8,76 +8,51 @@
> > >  #include "../include/recv_osdep.h"
> > >  #include "../include/rtl8188e_hal.h"
> > >
> > > -static int usbctrl_vendorreq(struct intf_hdl *pintfhdl, u16 value, void
> *pdata, u16 len, u8
> > > requesttype)
> > > +static int usb_read(struct intf_hdl *intfhdl, u32 addr, void *data, u8
> size)
> > >  {
> > > -	struct adapter	*adapt = pintfhdl->padapter;
> > > -	struct dvobj_priv  *dvobjpriv = adapter_to_dvobj(adapt);
> > > +	u16 value = (u16)(addr & 0x0000ffff);
> > > +	struct adapter *adapt = intfhdl->padapter;
> > > +	struct dvobj_priv *dvobjpriv = adapter_to_dvobj(adapt);
> > >  	struct usb_device *udev = dvobjpriv->pusbdev;
> > > -	unsigned int pipe;
> > > -	int status = 0;
> > > -	u8 *pIo_buf;
> > > +	int status;
> > > +	u8 *io_buf;
> >
> > Some of these changes are whitespace or renames.
> > They ought to be in a different patch.
> 
> Dear David,
> 
> No, they are not.
> 
> I guess you were misled by the structure of the patches. There is nothing I
> can do about it. Please notice that usb_read() is created in 2/3, and I'm
> free to use the name of the variables I like in new functions. Furthermore,
> usb_read() is untouched in 3/3. I can see why you thought they are renames :)

Hmmm... it might be worth playing with the patches and the
order of functions so that the diffs are meaningful.

Some experimentation can be needed.

	David

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  reply	other threads:[~2021-09-09  8:21 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 19+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-04 22:00 [PATCH v3 0/3] staging: r8188eu: Shorten and simplify calls chain Fabio M. De Francesco
2021-09-04 22:00 ` [PATCH v3 1/3] staging: r8188eu: remove _io_ops structure Fabio M. De Francesco
2021-09-06 13:56   ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-06 14:01     ` Pavel Skripkin
2021-09-06 14:08       ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-06 17:19     ` Pavel Skripkin
2021-09-07  5:01       ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-04 22:00 ` [PATCH v3 2/3] staging: r8188eu: Shorten calls chain of rtw_read8/16/32() Fabio M. De Francesco
2021-09-06 14:07   ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-06 14:22     ` Pavel Skripkin
2021-09-09  7:53     ` Fabio M. De Francesco
2021-09-10 15:19     ` Fabio M. De Francesco
2021-09-10 19:05       ` Fabio M. De Francesco
2021-09-04 22:00 ` [PATCH v3 3/3] staging: r8188eu: Shorten calls chain of rtw_write8/16/32/N() Fabio M. De Francesco
2021-09-07 10:10   ` David Laight
2021-09-07 10:17     ` Pavel Skripkin
2021-09-09  8:11     ` Fabio M. De Francesco
2021-09-09  8:21       ` David Laight [this message]
2021-09-09  8:31         ` Fabio M. De Francesco

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