On Wed, Mar 7, 2018 at 11:34 AM, Rob Herring <r...@kernel.org> wrote: > On Thu, Mar 01, 2018 at 04:25:11PM +0100, Enric Balletbo i Serra wrote: >> The extcon property is used to detect the cable-state but some boards >> just connect the type-c phy to a regular USB-A connector without any >> power-delivery and thus no controller reporting the cable-state. >> So the extcon property is not really a required property, move it to be >> optional instead. >> >> Signed-off-by: Enric Balletbo i Serra <enric.balle...@collabora.com> >> Reviewed-by: Heiko Stuebner <he...@sntech.de> >> --- >> >> Changes in v2: >> - [2/6] Rewrite the justification as suggested by Heiko Stuebner. >> >> Documentation/devicetree/bindings/phy/phy-rockchip-typec.txt | 2 ++ >> 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+) > > And extcon should be deprecated IMO. > > Reviewed-by: Rob Herring <r...@kernel.org>
Hello Rob, I'm currently learning a bit about USB and extcon. Could you provide some background on why you think extcon should be deprecated? What do you propose we replace it with?