Re: [PATCH] w1: add ability to set (SRAM) and store (EEPROM) configuration for temp sensors like DS18B20

From: Greg KH
Date: Sun May 01 2016 - 17:03:52 EST

On Wed, Apr 27, 2016 at 02:13:31PM +0300, Evgeniy Polyakov wrote:
> Hi
> 17.04.2016, 02:08, "x29a" <0.x29a.0@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
> > based on the PR ( for the raspberry pi kernel, i would like to propose my changes upstream as well.
> >
> > The changes entitle basic write operations for the 1Wire driver which are needed to change e.g. the precision of temperature sensors like the very popular DS18B20. Writing to SRAM and commiting the values to EEPROM is possible.
> >
> > Since many sensors come "preconfigured" with a lower precision, people are stuck that precision when running on a kernel based device (unlike the Dallas 1Wire library for e.g. Arduino, which supports writing the configuration/scratchpad).
> This looks good to me, Greg, please pull it into your tree
> > Signed-off-by: x29a <0.x29a.0@xxxxxxxxx>
> Acked-by: Evgeniy Polyakov <zbr@xxxxxxxxxxx>

I can't, I need a "real" name for a patch.

"x29a", can you resend this with your real name on it, and I will be
glad to apply it to the tree.


greg k-h