Re: [PATCH 0/5] ASoC: meson: add hdmitx glue support
- Date: Wed, 15 May 2019 11:33:17 -0700
- From: Kevin Hilman <khilman@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/5] ASoC: meson: add hdmitx glue support
Jerome Brunet <jbrunet@xxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> On the Amlogic SoC, there is a glue between the SoC audio outputs and the
> input of the embedded Synopsys HDMI controller.
> On the g12a, this glue is mostly a couple of muxes to select the i2s and
> spdif inputs of the hdmi controller. Each of these inputs may have
> different hw_params and fmt which makes our life a little bit more
> interesting, especially when switching between to active inputs.
> This glue is modeled as codec driver and uses codec-to-codec links to
> connect to the Synopsys controller. This allows to use the regular
> hdmi-codec driver (used by dw-hdmi i2s).
> To avoid glitches while switching input, the trick is to temporarily
> force a disconnection of the mux output, which shutdowns the output dai
> link. This also ensure that the stream parameters and fmt are updated
> when the output is connected back.
Tested-by: Kevin Hilman <khilman@xxxxxxxxxxxx>