[05/27] macintosh: therm_windtunnel: Export I2C module alias information
mpe at ellerman.id.au
Wed Aug 19 10:51:55 AEST 2015
On Tue, 2015-08-18 at 12:35 +0200, Javier Martinez Canillas wrote:
> Hello Michael,
> On 08/18/2015 12:24 PM, Michael Ellerman wrote:
> > On Thu, 2015-30-07 at 16:18:30 UTC, Javier Martinez Canillas wrote:
> >> The I2C core always reports the MODALIAS uevent as "i2c:<client name"
> >> regardless if the driver was matched using the I2C id_table or the
> >> of_match_table. So the driver needs to export the I2C table and this
> >> be built into the module or udev won't have the necessary information
> >> to auto load the correct module when the device is added.
> >> Signed-off-by: Javier Martinez Canillas <javier at osg.samsung.com>
> >> ---
> >> drivers/macintosh/therm_windtunnel.c | 1 +
> >> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
> > Who are you expecting to merge this?
> I was expecting Benjamin Herrenschmidt since he is listed in MAINTAINERS
> for drivers/macintosh. I cc'ed him in the patch but now in your answer I
> don't see him in the cc list, strange.
That's the mailing list dropping him from CC because he's subscribed.
> But I'll be happy to re-post if there is another person who is handling
> the patches for this driver now.
> BTW there is another patch  for the same driver to export the OF id
> table information, that was not picked either.
Yep, I'll grab them both.
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