[iwinfo PATCH v2] devices: add support for declaring compatible matched devices

Andre Heider a.heider at gmail.com
Mon Jan 9 12:44:03 PST 2023

On 09/01/2023 20:49, Christian Marangi wrote:
> From: Jo-Philipp Wich <jo at mein.io>
> Some device have embedded wifi card that are not connected with usb or
> internall with pci. Such device have fake device_id and only the
> vendor_id actually reflect something real but internally they don't have
> any id and are just matched by the node compatible binding in DT.
> We currently match this with a big if-else to match the single devices
> but this can be improved and be matched directly in devices.txt
> Rework this so that we can drop the big if-else and move the matching
> to devices.txt
> When a device is matched using compatible in iwinfo the hardware will be
> flagged as embedded and won't print empty ids.
> Update devices.txt by migrating all the compatible matching device from
> fake id to compatible matching.
> Tested-by: Christian Marangi <ansuelsmth at gmail.com> # ipq4019
> Co-developed-by: Christian Marangi <ansuelsmth at gmail.com>
> Signed-off-by: Jo-Philipp Wich <jo at mein.io>
> Signed-off-by: Christian Marangi <ansuelsmth at gmail.com>
> Tested-by: Robert Marko <robimarko at gmail.com> # ipq8074

Reviewed-by: Andre Heider <a.heider at gmail.com>

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