lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2008]   [Jan]   [4]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: [linux-pm][PATCH] base: Change power/wakeup output from "" to "unsupported" if wakeup feature isn't supported by a device
    On Fri, 4 Jan 2008, David Brownell wrote:

    > > > This patch changes empty output to "unsupported" in order that a user knows
    > > > wakeup feature isn't supported by this device when he/she
    > > > 'cat /sys/devices/.../power/wakeup', please consider to apply,
    > > > thanks.
    > >
    > > What about simply removing "wakuep" file if wakeup is not supported?
    >
    > It may not *stay* unsupported, so I think changing it in either
    > of those permanent ways would be confusing/misleading.

    How about changing it to say "unavailable"? That doesn't imply
    permanence.

    Alan Stern



    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2008-01-04 17:41    [W:0.018 / U:239.480 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site