2015-10-21 16:23 GMT+02:00 Peter Korsgaard <pe...@korsgaard.com>: >>>>>> "Bartosz" == Bartosz Golaszewski <bgolaszew...@baylibre.com> writes: > > >> As the serial number is available on a separate i2c address, wouldn't > >> it be simpler to handle these as special (read only) device variants and > >> instantiate E.G. a 24c64 (for the normal data) and a 24cs64 (for the > >> serial)? > >> > > > Hi Peter, > > > I wanted to respond that this way we would not be protected from > > concurrent accesses, but then I saw I didn't actually include any > > locks in the serial read function - my bad. It needs to be fixed as > > both memory blocks share the same address pointer. > > > I'll resend the series. > > But we're protected by the i2c bus lock, right? You do a single > i2c_transfer to read the serial number.
Why the at24->lock then? Best regards, Bartosz Golaszewski -- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-i2c" in the body of a message to majord...@vger.kernel.org More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html