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SubjectRe: [PATCH] option: Do not try to bind to ADB interfaces
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Johan Hovold <johan@kernel.org> writes:

> It would allow for simpler device-id entries, at least when ADB is the
> only blacklisted interface, and may enable ADB for some older entries.
>
> On the other hand, interface class 0xff is indeed supposed to be vendor
> specific as Lars and Greg pointed out, and with status quo we don't
> cause any regressions. If ADB isn't currently available for some device
> due to option binding to that interface, we'll just blacklist it as soon
> we get a report.
>
> So personally I'm not sure it's worth it, but I don't have a strong
> opinion on the matter either.

+1

The adb userspace application is also free to unbind any conflicting
driver, so I don't think blacklisting is strictly necessary. Except to
prevent any confusion caused by bogus ttyUSBx devices.


Bjørn

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