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[2/5] HID: core: do not scan reports if the group is already set

Message ID 1389219529-29671-3-git-send-email-benjamin.tissoires@redhat.com (mailing list archive)
State New, archived
Delegated to: Jiri Kosina
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Benjamin Tissoires Jan. 8, 2014, 10:18 p.m. UTC
From: Benjamin Tisssoires <benjamin.tissoires@redhat.com>

This allows the transport layer (I have in mind hid-logitech-dj and uhid)
to set the group before it is added to the hid bus. This way, it can
bypass the hid_scan_report() call, and choose in advance which driver
will handle the newly created hid device.

Signed-off-by: Benjamin Tisssoires <benjamin.tissoires@redhat.com>
 drivers/hid/hid-core.c | 3 ++-
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
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diff --git a/drivers/hid/hid-core.c b/drivers/hid/hid-core.c
index a5a8c6a..200118a 100644
--- a/drivers/hid/hid-core.c
+++ b/drivers/hid/hid-core.c
@@ -2438,7 +2438,8 @@  int hid_add_device(struct hid_device *hdev)
 	 * Scan generic devices for group information
 	if (hid_ignore_special_drivers ||
-	    !hid_match_id(hdev, hid_have_special_driver)) {
+	    (!hdev->group &&
+	     !hid_match_id(hdev, hid_have_special_driver))) {
 		ret = hid_scan_report(hdev);
 		if (ret)
 			hid_warn(hdev, "bad device descriptor (%d)\n", ret);