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SubjectRe: RFC [PATCH] acpi: allow SMBus access
Bruno Ducrot <> writes:

> I wanted to provide a real bus access via the EC driver, including
> the interrupt driven ones.

Yes, that would be the right way to go. But it is a longer term
solution and AFAIK noone is currently working on it.

In the mean time, several users can benefit from an intermediate
solution like the one I suggested. Besides, it is not a wrong solution
per se, it is equally wrong as the ac_read/write routines that are

So I still think that exporting the current acpi_ec_read/write would
be a good thing to so, but I agree it should be marked as an
intermediate solution.

-- Johan
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