[PATCH 0/8] Some fixes for the rockchip dw_mipi_dsi driver

Christopher Morgan macromorgan at hotmail.com
Mon Jul 17 19:20:41 CEST 2023

I’ve been on holiday and not able to add my Tested-By yet, I do apologize. It will probably be another week and a half before I can, but I will check these out and if they cause problems I’ll let you know/start work on a fix.

Thank you.

> On Jul 17, 2023, at 11:01 AM, Anatolij Gustschin <agust at denx.de> wrote:
> On Thu, 13 Jul 2023 18:03:48 +0200
> Ondřej Jirman megi at xff.cz wrote:
>>> On Thu, Jul 13, 2023 at 05:47:47PM +0200, Anatolij Gustschin wrote:
>>> On Thu, 13 Jul 2023 16:51:36 +0200
>>> Ondřej Jirman megi at xff.cz wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> On Mon, May 22, 2023 at 11:47:00PM +0200, megi xff wrote:  
>>>>> From: Ondrej Jirman <megi at xff.cz>
>>>>> These are just random fixes for bugs I found while eyeballing the code and porting
>>>>> it to work with RK3399.    
>>>> It would be nice if somebody merged this. I'd like to add display support for
>>>> a few boards, and these patches are just fairly obvious bugfixes in new code
>>>> added in 2023.07 that I hoped would get merged in the bugfix part of the merge
>>>> window.  
>>> I hoped to get a Tested-by for this series to make sure it does not break
>>> current users.  
>> It's a miracle it even works for the current users, given the wrong
>> way the current code writes to GRF registers, which makes it to have
>> no intended effect, etc.
>> Anyway, is there some upper limit to wait for Tested-by? 2 months seems
>> excessive. Just so I can remind myself sooner next time. :)
>> I can understand a few weeks, but 2 months just deters contributions.
> I usually apply new patches during the merge window (we have three months
> release cycle) and this patch series was sent when the merge window was
> closed. If patches are bug fixes (like in this case) I prefer to get them
> tested by someone who has the actual hardware. When there is an Acked-by
> or Tested-by, then I apply the fixes for -rcX. We already had several cases
> in the past where simple and obvious timing fixes in the driver broke
> display support for in tree boards, therefore I'm somewhat reluctant to
> apply fixes for -rcX without Tested-by.
> --
> Anatolij

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