[v2,03/43] drm/sun4i: Add TODO comment about supporting scaling with the backend
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Message ID 20181123092515.2511-4-paul.kocialkowski@bootlin.com
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  • drm/sun4i: Support for linear and tiled YUV formats with the frontend
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Paul Kocialkowski Nov. 23, 2018, 9:24 a.m. UTC
The backend allows integer-only scaling but can handle alpha components,
unlike the frontend. It could be useful to add support for this
eventually, so add a short TODO comment describing the situation.

Signed-off-by: Paul Kocialkowski <paul.kocialkowski@bootlin.com>
---
 drivers/gpu/drm/sun4i/sun4i_backend.c | 5 +++++
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)

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Maxime Ripard Nov. 27, 2018, 8:31 a.m. UTC | #1
On Fri, Nov 23, 2018 at 10:24:35AM +0100, Paul Kocialkowski wrote:
> The backend allows integer-only scaling but can handle alpha components,
> unlike the frontend. It could be useful to add support for this
> eventually, so add a short TODO comment describing the situation.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Paul Kocialkowski <paul.kocialkowski@bootlin.com>

Applied, thanks!
Maxime

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diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/sun4i/sun4i_backend.c b/drivers/gpu/drm/sun4i/sun4i_backend.c
index 67b4bb4f5365..c3444246755b 100644
--- a/drivers/gpu/drm/sun4i/sun4i_backend.c
+++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/sun4i/sun4i_backend.c
@@ -426,6 +426,11 @@  static bool sun4i_backend_plane_uses_frontend(struct drm_plane_state *state)
 	if (IS_ERR(backend->frontend))
 		return false;
 
+	/*
+	 * TODO: The backend alone allows 2x and 4x integer scaling, including
+	 * support for an alpha component (which the frontend doesn't support).
+	 * Use the backend directly instead of the frontend in this case.
+	 */
 	return sun4i_backend_plane_uses_scaler(state);
 }