[lm-sensors] [PATCH] ltc4215/ltc4245: Discard obsolete detect methods

Ira W. Snyder iws at ovro.caltech.edu
Wed Oct 7 17:18:48 CEST 2009

On Sun, Sep 20, 2009 at 03:16:27PM +0200, Jean Delvare wrote:
> There is no point in implementing a detect callback for the LTC4215
> and LTC4245, as these devices can't be detected. It was there solely
> to handle "force" module parameters to instantiate devices, but now
> we have a better sysfs interface that can do the same.
> So we can get rid of the ugly module parameters and the detect
> callbacks. This shrinks the binary module sizes by 36% and 46%,
> respectively.
> Signed-off-by: Jean Delvare <khali at linux-fr.org>
> Cc: Ira W. Snyder <iws at ovro.caltech.edu>
> ---
> Ira, can you please test and confirm it works OK for you?

I've finally gotten around to testing this. I applied it to
Testing shows no problems at all. The devices are both automatically
bound by the OF device tree, just like before.

You've got my ACK.


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