[lm-sensors] [PATCH] hwmon/sch56xx: Add support for the integrated watchdog (v2)

Guenter Roeck guenter.roeck at ericsson.com
Sun Mar 18 13:17:03 CET 2012

On Sun, Mar 18, 2012 at 08:05:08AM -0400, Hans de Goede wrote:
> Add support for the watchdog integrated into the SMSC SCH5627 and
> SCH5636 superio-s. Since the watchdog is part of the hwmon logical device
> and thus shares ioports with it, the watchdog driver is integrated into the
> existing hwmon drivers for these.
> Note that this version of the watchdog support for sch56xx superio-s
> implements the watchdog chardev interface itself, rather then relying on
> the recently added watchdog core / watchdog_dev. This is done because
> currently some needed functionality is missing from watchdog_dev, as soon
> as this functionality is added (which is being discussed on the
> linux-watchdog mailinglist), I'll convert this driver over to using
> watchdog_dev.
> Changes in v2:
> -fix checkpatch complaints
> -follow multi-line comment style guidelines
> Signed-off-by: Hans de Goede <hdegoede at redhat.com>

You are too fast ;-). Unfortunately, we'll need v3, with the slab.h include.


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