[v3] v4l: Add source event change for bit-depth

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Stanimir Varbanov May 9, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
This event indicate that the source color bit-depth is changed
during run-time. The client must get the new format and re-allocate
buffers for it. This can usually happens with video decoder (encoders)
when the bit-stream color bit-depth is changed from 8 to 10bits
or vice versa.

Acked-by: Sakari Ailus <sakari.ailus@linux.intel.com>

Signed-off-by: Stanimir Varbanov <stanimir.varbanov@linaro.org>

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Change since v2: renamed BIT_DEPTH to COLOR_DEPTH

 Documentation/media/uapi/v4l/vidioc-dqevent.rst | 7 +++++++
 Documentation/media/videodev2.h.rst.exceptions  | 1 +
 include/uapi/linux/videodev2.h                  | 1 +
 3 files changed, 9 insertions(+)

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2.17.1

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diff --git a/Documentation/media/uapi/v4l/vidioc-dqevent.rst b/Documentation/media/uapi/v4l/vidioc-dqevent.rst
index dea9c0cc00ab..7eb6451e6a81 100644
--- a/Documentation/media/uapi/v4l/vidioc-dqevent.rst
+++ b/Documentation/media/uapi/v4l/vidioc-dqevent.rst
@@ -397,6 +397,13 @@  call.
 	that many devices are not able to recover from a temporary loss of
 	signal and so restarting streaming I/O is required in order for the
 	hardware to synchronize to the video signal.
+    * - ``V4L2_EVENT_SRC_CH_COLOR_DEPTH``
+      - 0x0002
+      - This event gets triggered when color bit-depth change is detected
+	from a video decoder. Applications will have to query the new pixel
+	format and re-negotiate the queue. In most cases the streaming must be
+	stopped and restarted (:ref:`VIDIOC_STREAMOFF <VIDIOC_STREAMON>`
+	followed by :ref:`VIDIOC_STREAMON <VIDIOC_STREAMON>`).
 
 
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diff --git a/Documentation/media/videodev2.h.rst.exceptions b/Documentation/media/videodev2.h.rst.exceptions
index 64d348e67df9..69acf5959972 100644
--- a/Documentation/media/videodev2.h.rst.exceptions
+++ b/Documentation/media/videodev2.h.rst.exceptions
@@ -478,6 +478,7 @@  replace define V4L2_EVENT_CTRL_CH_FLAGS ctrl-changes-flags
 replace define V4L2_EVENT_CTRL_CH_RANGE ctrl-changes-flags
 
 replace define V4L2_EVENT_SRC_CH_RESOLUTION src-changes-flags
+replace define V4L2_EVENT_SRC_CH_COLOR_DEPTH src-changes-flags
 
 replace define V4L2_EVENT_MD_FL_HAVE_FRAME_SEQ :c:type:`v4l2_event_motion_det`
 
diff --git a/include/uapi/linux/videodev2.h b/include/uapi/linux/videodev2.h
index 1050a75fb7ef..9410f9e186a1 100644
--- a/include/uapi/linux/videodev2.h
+++ b/include/uapi/linux/videodev2.h
@@ -2287,6 +2287,7 @@  struct v4l2_event_frame_sync {
 };
 
 #define V4L2_EVENT_SRC_CH_RESOLUTION		(1 << 0)
+#define V4L2_EVENT_SRC_CH_COLOR_DEPTH		(1 << 1)
 
 struct v4l2_event_src_change {
 	__u32 changes;