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From: Fabio Baltieri <>
To: Johannes Berg <>
Cc: "John W. Linville" <>,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] mac80211: use oneshot blink API for LED triggers
Date: Wed, 24 Jul 2013 10:53:37 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20130724085337.GA7096@balto.lan> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Wed, Jul 24, 2013 at 10:14:25AM +0200, Johannes Berg wrote:
> On Wed, 2013-07-24 at 02:09 +0200, Fabio Baltieri wrote:
> > Changes mac80211 LED trigger code to use the generic
> > led_trigger_blink_oneshot() API for transmit and receive activity
> > indication.
> > 
> > This gives a better feedback to the user, as with the new API each
> > activity event results in a visible blink, while a constant traffic
> > results in a continuous blink at constant rate.
> This seems a little pointless since our throughput-based trigger can do
> very similar (but somewhat better) behaviour? Maybe that should just be
> the default instead, with some sane default setup values?

Ok but that requires driver specific support and it's only implemented
on a subset of currently available drivers.

This at least makes the basic tx/rx indication capability a better.

> (Regardless of that, you also have indentation problems in your patch)

Ok, I guess you are referring to the this:

+       led_trigger_blink_oneshot(local->tx_led,                                
+                       &led_delay, &led_delay, 0);                             

So, are you definitely rejecting this patch or should I fix indentation
and send a v2?


Fabio Baltieri

  reply	other threads:[~2013-07-24  8:53 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-07-24  0:09 Fabio Baltieri
2013-07-24  0:09 ` Fabio Baltieri
2013-07-24  8:14   ` Johannes Berg
2013-07-24  8:53     ` Fabio Baltieri [this message]
     [not found]       ` <20130724085337.GA7096-lYxsXyORJ9v/>
2013-07-25  7:58         ` Johannes Berg
2013-07-25  9:58           ` Fabio Baltieri

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