[v5,2/3] ALSA: compress: document the compress gapless audio state machine

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  • [v5,1/3] ALSA: compress: document the compress audio state machine
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Vinod Koul June 29, 2020, 1:47 p.m.
Also documented the galpess transitions. Please note that these are not
really stream states, but show how the stream steps in gapless mode

Signed-off-by: Vinod Koul <vkoul@kernel.org>
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 .../sound/designs/compress-offload.rst        | 32 +++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 32 insertions(+)

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diff --git a/Documentation/sound/designs/compress-offload.rst b/Documentation/sound/designs/compress-offload.rst
index ad89af9b31c9..935f325dbc77 100644
--- a/Documentation/sound/designs/compress-offload.rst
+++ b/Documentation/sound/designs/compress-offload.rst
@@ -250,6 +250,38 @@  Sequence flow for gapless would be:
 
 (note: order for partial_drain and write for next track can be reversed as well)
 
+Gapless Playback SM
+===================
+
+For Gapless, we move from running state to partial drain and back, along
+with setting of meta_data and signalling for next track ::
+
+
+                                        +----------+
+                compr_drain_notify()    |          |
+              +------------------------>|  RUNNING |
+              |                         |          |
+              |                         +----------+
+              |                              |
+              |                              |
+              |                              | compr_next_track()
+              |                              |
+              |                              V
+              |                         +----------+
+              |                         |          |
+              |                         |NEXT_TRACK|
+              |                         |          |
+              |                         +----------+
+              |                              |
+              |                              |
+              |                              | compr_partial_drain()
+              |                              |
+              |                              V
+              |                         +----------+
+              |                         |          |
+              +------------------------ | PARTIAL_ |
+                                        |  DRAIN   |
+                                        +----------+
 
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