Re: [rtc-linux] Re: [PATCH] RTC: Add functionality to read/write rtc scratch registers
From: Alexandre Belloni
Date: Thu Jul 13 2017 - 16:44:18 EST
On 05/05/2017 at 00:38:27 +0200, Alexandre Belloni wrote:
> On 03/05/2017 at 11:39:34 +0530, Keerthy wrote:
> > On Tuesday 18 April 2017 10:50 AM, Keerthy wrote:
> > > From: Russ Dill <Russ.Dill@xxxxxx>
> > >
> > > Many RTCs provide scratch registers that are maintained so long as the RTC
> > > has power. Provide a generic method to access these registers.
> > >
> > A gentle ping on this
> Yeah, I apologize for the delay (I know you already sent this 6-8 months
> I'm not satisfied with the interface (and its name). I gave a lot of
> thought into it and I'm currently reworking part of the subsystem to
> create a similar feature. I'm planning to have it in 4.13.
So, the nvmem stuff is now in 4.13. If you can still wait a bit, I'll
implement it myself and test on am335x.
Alexandre Belloni, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux and Kernel engineering