Re: [PATCH 3/4 v5 RESEND] rtc: add rtc-driver for HID sensors oftype time

From: Jiri Kosina
Date: Fri Jan 04 2013 - 04:18:22 EST

On Thu, 3 Jan 2013, Andrew Morton wrote:

> > This driver makes the time from HID sensors (hubs) which are offering
> > such available like any other RTC does.
> >
> > It is necessary that all values like year, month etc, are send as
> > 8bit values (1 byte each) and all of them in 1 report. Also the
> > spec HUTRR39b doesn't define the range of the year field, we
> > tread it as 0 - 99 because that's what most RTCs I know about are
> > offering.
> >
> > Currently the time can only be read. Setting the time must be done
> > through sending a report (or a feature). The spec currently doesn't
> > define how and I'm not sure if I just should define something by myself.
> >
> Looks OK to me. It sounds like Jonathan will be merging these patches
> when he's happy with them - please do proceed that way.

Yes, fine by me as well -- that's why I have provided by explicit Acks to

Jonathan, are you taking those, please?

Jiri Kosina
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