Re: [PATCH v3] iio: add LM3533 ambient-light-sensor driver
From: Johan Hovold
Date: Tue May 15 2012 - 16:00:41 EST
On Tue, May 15, 2012 at 12:27:05PM -0700, Andrew Morton wrote:
> On Tue, 15 May 2012 18:46:36 +0200
> Johan Hovold <jhovold@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Add sub-driver for the ambient-light-sensor interface on National
> > Semiconductor / TI LM3533 lighting power chips.
> > The sensor interface can be used to control the LEDs and backlights of
> > the chip through defining five light zones and three sets of
> > corresponding brightness target levels.
> > The driver provides raw and mean adc readings along with the current
> > light zone through sysfs. A threshold event can be generated on zone
> > changes.
> > ...
> > drivers/staging/iio/light/Kconfig | 16 +
> > drivers/staging/iio/light/Makefile | 1 +
> > drivers/staging/iio/light/lm3533-als.c | 726 ++++++++++++++++++++
> Why is this aimed at drivers/staging/, rather than directly into
I understood it as it was only iio core which was moving out of staging
in 3.5, but I see now that some drivers have been added directly to
driver/iio. My mistake.
I'll make sure to move it to drivers/iio/light.
Thanks for pointing it out,
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