[RFC PATCH linux dev-4.7 4/6] misc: Add Aspeed BT IPMI BMC driver
patrick at stwcx.xyz
Thu Sep 15 20:51:29 AEST 2016
On Thu, Sep 15, 2016 at 10:36:46AM +0200, Cédric Le Goater 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 ! :)
Does it make sense to have these numbered? I thought Brenden proposed
an emulated bt-over-i2c. We could also conceive of an SOC that had
multiple LPC (+bt) engines to facilitate multiple nodes, or an off-board
FPGA to do it.
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