[PATCH v2 3/8] ASoC: davinci-evm: HDMI audio support for TDA998x trough McASP I2S bus

Jyri Sarha jsarha at ti.com
Wed Aug 20 06:03:46 PDT 2014

On 08/20/2014 03:34 PM, Mark Rutland wrote:
> Sorry, I meant in the same node. I take it we never expect:
> compatible = "ti,am335x-beaglebone-black-audio", "ti,da830-evm-audio";

No never like that.

>>> > >Is the 'x' in the BBB string a wildcard? If we know the particular
>>> > >number for BBB we should use that.
>>> > >
>> >
>> >Yes, its a wild card. BBBs have been made at least with AM3358 and
>> >AM3359 SoCs.
> In general we've pushed back against wildcard strings, and used the
> first implementation for the naming. We should be able to use
> "ti,am3358-beaglebone-black-audio" for AM335{8,9} assuming the block is
> the same? Otherwise we might need separate strings anyway.

At least the relevant block (McASP) is the same. AM335x is commonly used 
in all TI documentation, but I am not picky am3358 is fine with me.

Could we drop the SoC id completely and make it just 

The board design is the unique factor here, not the SoC. McASP block can 
be found from several TI SoCs.


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