[Letux-kernel] omapdrm: dsi panels

Laurent Pinchart laurent.pinchart at ideasonboard.com
Thu Oct 10 09:16:33 CEST 2019


Hi Nikolaus,

On Thu, Oct 10, 2019 at 08:41:43AM +0200, H. Nikolaus Schaller wrote:
> Am 10.10.2019 um 08:25 schrieb Laurent Pinchart:
> > On Thu, Oct 10, 2019 at 09:07:27AM +0300, Tomi Valkeinen wrote:
> >> On 10/10/2019 09:02, H. Nikolaus Schaller wrote:
> >>> Hi Tomi,
> >>> now as DPI panels have been moved to drm/panel are there plans to
> >>> support DSI panels sitting there as well?
> >>> 
> >>> I have looked to move our boe-w677l driver for the omap5/Pyra handheld
> >>> but it seems there are still some omapdrm dependencies.
> >> 
> >> No, OMAPDSS DSI support has not been moved to DRM model yet. I believe 
> >> Sebastian has been looking at that.
> > 
> > That's my understanding too, if I recall correctly Sebastian told me he
> > had a working implementation, but I'm not sure if it can be upstreamed
> > as-is. It would be amazing to get it in mainline, as we'll be able to
> > drop lots of code from omapdrm.
> 
> Ok, fine. I just wonder if a new driver for omapdrm/displays can then
> be accepted for upstreaming or how long we should have to wait.

I would prefer avoiding new drivers in omapdrm/displays. If you could
collaborate with Sebastian that would be best :-)

-- 
Regards,

Laurent Pinchart


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