[RFC PATCH linux dev-4.7 4/6] misc: Add Aspeed BT IPMI BMC driver

Joel Stanley joel at jms.id.au
Thu Sep 15 20:03:30 AEST 2016


On Thu, Sep 15, 2016 at 6:06 PM, C├ędric Le Goater <clg at kaod.org> wrote:
>>> I'm not sure there. When I open /dev/ttyUSB0 I'm talking to the USB0
>>> serial device. When I open /dev/mtd0, I'm talking to the mtd0 device.
>>> So when I open /dev/ipmi-bt-bmc, I would expect to talk to the BMC
>>> device?
>>
>> Yes. I went a little too far in the global rename. /dev/ipmi-bt-bmc makes
>
> I meant /dev/ipmi-bt-host ! :)

Hah good! I didn't follow at all. That makes a lot more sense.

Thanks for sending the patches out. I will hold off applying them
until you've got support from upstream.

Cheers,

Joel


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