lm87 ported to Linux 2.6

Jean Delvare khali at linux-fr.org
Sun Aug 29 10:01:10 CEST 2004


Quoting myself:

> The patch is available here:
> http://khali.linux-fr.org/devel/i2c/linux-2.6/linux-2.6.8.1-mm4-i2c-lm87-alpha1.diff
> It should apply and work on linux-2.6.8.1-mm1, -mm2, -mm3 and -mm4
> kernels.
> (...)
> This first patch is untested beyond compilation, as I don't own a LM87
> myself.

And actually it'll deadlock your system if you give it a try. Shame on
me.

Thanks a lot to Mark M. Hoffman for his i2c-stub test bus driver, which
help me notice and fix that problem. An updated patch is available here:

http://khali.linux-fr.org/devel/i2c/linux-2.6/linux-2.6.9-rc1-i2c-lm87-beta1.diff

Thanks.

-- 
Jean "Khali" Delvare
http://khali.linux-fr.org/



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