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From: Arun MURTHY <arun.murthy@stericsson.com>
To: Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@linaro.org>,
	Thierry Reding <thierry.reding@avionic-design.de>,
	Srinidhi KASAGAR <srinidhi.kasagar@stericsson.com>
Cc: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>,
	Lee Jones <lee.jones@linaro.org>,
	"linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: RE: [PATCH] pwm: Move AB8500 PWM driver to PWM framework
Date: Mon, 3 Sep 2012 13:28:44 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <F45880696056844FA6A73F415B568C695B0EA11A90@EXDCVYMBSTM006.EQ1STM.local> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CACRpkdakZMWnk1zzFqa8SXLsDn9EaSxzKnH_yXoCaxCY5saVJQ@mail.gmail.com>

> On Sun, Sep 2, 2012 at 12:30 PM, Thierry Reding <thierry.reding@avionic-
> design.de> wrote:
> 
> > This commit moves the driver to drivers/pwm and converts it to the new
> > PWM framework.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Thierry Reding <thierry.reding@avionic-design.de>
> > ---
> > Note: I'll take this through the PWM tree, but I'd like to have it
> > acknowledged by a few people who know the hardware and can actually
> > test whether this still works.
> 
> Pls include Arun on these patches, he'll know best if it'll work or not.
> 
> I have one generic question: will this alter the layout of sysfs so we need to
> change userspace? I had such issues before when moving drivers to new
> busses...
> 

Since this pwm framework is still a set of exported functions in a header file,
the file architecture doesn't really matter. 
Using this driver, either leds-pwm and backlight-pwm is used to register and
this is where actual registration happens(sysfs entry is created).

Thanks and Regards,
Arun R Murthy
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  reply	other threads:[~2012-09-03 11:29 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-09-02 10:30 Thierry Reding
2012-09-02 18:55 ` Arnd Bergmann
2012-09-02 19:09   ` Thierry Reding
2012-09-03 11:10 ` Linus Walleij
2012-09-03 11:28   ` Arun MURTHY [this message]
2012-09-03 11:51     ` Linus Walleij
2012-09-07 13:22     ` Thierry Reding
2012-09-13 15:25       ` Thierry Reding
2012-09-17  5:01         ` Arun MURTHY
2012-09-20 10:54           ` Thierry Reding

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