Re: [PATCH] Documentation: fix a typo in watchdog-api.txt

From: Sangjung
Date: Tue Jul 29 2014 - 21:03:46 EST

On 07/30/2014 01:47 AM, Randy Dunlap wrote:
On 07/29/14 01:04, Sangjung Woo wrote:
Signed-off-by: Sangjung Woo <sangjung.woo@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-api.txt | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-api.txt b/Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-api.txt
index eb7132e..53c49a4 100644
--- a/Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-api.txt
+++ b/Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-api.txt
@@ -118,7 +118,7 @@ resets.
Note that the pretimeout is the number of seconds before the time
when the timeout will go off. It is not the number of seconds until
the pretimeout. So, for instance, if you set the timeout to 60 seconds
-and the pretimeout to 10 seconds, the pretimout will go of in 50
+and the pretimeout to 10 seconds, the pretimout will go off in 50

Please correct that word also and then resend. Also resend to:


I resent it after modification.
Thanks for your opinion.

Best regards,

seconds. Setting a pretimeout to zero disables it.
There is also a get function for getting the pretimeout:

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