[Skiboot] [PATCH 0/5] hwmon: (ibmpowernv) remove dependency on OPAL index
linux at roeck-us.net
Thu Mar 19 15:05:23 AEDT 2015
On 03/18/2015 08:47 AM, Cédric Le Goater wrote:
> Hello !
> The current implementation of the driver uses an index for the hwmon
> attribute which is extracted from the device node name. This index
> is calculated by the OPAL firmware and its usage creates a dependency
> with the driver which makes changes a little more complex in OPAL.
> This patchset changes the ibmpowernv code to use its own index. It
> starts with a few cleanups, mostly code shuffling around the creation
> of the hwmon sysfs attributes and completes by removing the dependency.
> It also prepares ground for future OPAL changes :
> which will be addressed in a other small patchset.
> The patches are based on Linux 4.0.0-rc4 and were tested on IBM Power
> and Open Power systems running Trusty.
I commented on two of the patches; the others are ok.
Please re-send the entire series after addressing my comments.
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