Commit 72d32000 authored by Linus Walleij's avatar Linus Walleij

gpio: set up initial state from .get_direction()

If the gpiochip supports the .get_direction() callback, then
the initial state of the descriptor flags should be set up
as output accordingly. Also put in comments explaining what is
going on.
Signed-off-by: Linus Walleij's avatarLinus Walleij <linus.walleij@linaro.org>
parent e9f4d569
......@@ -565,14 +565,31 @@ int gpiochip_add_data(struct gpio_chip *chip, void *data)
struct gpio_desc *desc = &gdev->descs[i];
desc->gdev = gdev;
/* REVISIT: most hardware initializes GPIOs as inputs (often
* with pullups enabled) so power usage is minimized. Linux
* code should set the gpio direction first thing; but until
* it does, and in case chip->get_direction is not set, we may
* expose the wrong direction in sysfs.
/*
* REVISIT: most hardware initializes GPIOs as inputs
* (often with pullups enabled) so power usage is
* minimized. Linux code should set the gpio direction
* first thing; but until it does, and in case
* chip->get_direction is not set, we may expose the
* wrong direction in sysfs.
*/
desc->flags = !chip->direction_input ? (1 << FLAG_IS_OUT) : 0;
if (chip->get_direction) {
/*
* If we have .get_direction, set up the initial
* direction flag from the hardware.
*/
int dir = chip->get_direction(chip, i);
if (!dir)
set_bit(FLAG_IS_OUT, &desc->flags);
} else if (!chip->direction_input) {
/*
* If the chip lacks the .direction_input callback
* we logically assume all lines are outputs.
*/
set_bit(FLAG_IS_OUT, &desc->flags);
}
}
spin_unlock_irqrestore(&gpio_lock, flags);
......
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