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SubjectRe: [PATCH 3/3] Drop platform sysfs support
Hi Alan:

Alan Jenkins wrote:
>
> Ok. I wasn't sure that userspace was allowed to rely on that, but I
> re-read Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-devices and I see now that it
> can be allowed.
>
> Some of these issues with the compal-laptop work may come from copying
> dell-laptop. dell-laptop is the only driver which creates rfkill
> devices without a parent device. In fact, it doesn't even create a
> platform device :-).
>
> I'll try sending a patch or two to clean up dell-laptop. I don't have
> the hardware but it should be pretty mechanical, almost a copy+paste
> job from a "good" driver.
>
>
Yeah, a lot of the source for the design issues here were from copying
bits out of dell-laptop. I've made adjustments to this third patch to
only drop the sysfs attributes but still create the platform device.
--
Mario Limonciello
*Dell | Linux Engineering*
mario_limonciello@dell.com--- a/drivers/platform/x86/compal-laptop.c.old 2009-08-18 01:39:12.864668371 -0500
+++ b/drivers/platform/x86/compal-laptop.c 2009-08-18 01:42:41.715047544 -0500
@@ -26,17 +26,8 @@
/*
* comapl-laptop.c - Compal laptop support.
*
- * This driver exports a few files in /sys/devices/platform/compal-laptop/:
- *
- * wlan - wlan subsystem state: contains 0 or 1 (rw)
- *
- * bluetooth - Bluetooth subsystem state: contains 0 or 1 (rw)
- *
- * raw - raw value taken from embedded controller register (ro)
- *
- * In addition to these platform device attributes the driver
- * registers itself in the Linux backlight control subsystem and is
- * available to userspace under /sys/class/backlight/compal-laptop/.
+ * The driver registers itself with the rfkill subsystem and
+ * the Linux backlight control subsystem.
*
* This driver might work on other laptops produced by Compal. If you
* want to try it you can pass force=1 as argument to the module which
@@ -174,67 +165,6 @@
return ret;
}

-static int set_wlan_state(int state)
-{
- u8 result, value;
-
- ec_read(COMPAL_EC_COMMAND_WIRELESS, &result);
-
- if ((result & KILLSWITCH_MASK) == 0)
- return -EINVAL;
- else {
- if (state)
- value = (u8) (result | WLAN_MASK);
- else
- value = (u8) (result & ~WLAN_MASK);
- ec_write(COMPAL_EC_COMMAND_WIRELESS, value);
- }
-
- return 0;
-}
-
-static int set_bluetooth_state(int state)
-{
- u8 result, value;
-
- ec_read(COMPAL_EC_COMMAND_WIRELESS, &result);
-
- if ((result & KILLSWITCH_MASK) == 0)
- return -EINVAL;
- else {
- if (state)
- value = (u8) (result | BT_MASK);
- else
- value = (u8) (result & ~BT_MASK);
- ec_write(COMPAL_EC_COMMAND_WIRELESS, value);
- }
-
- return 0;
-}
-
-static int get_wireless_state(int *wlan, int *bluetooth)
-{
- u8 result;
-
- ec_read(COMPAL_EC_COMMAND_WIRELESS, &result);
-
- if (wlan) {
- if ((result & KILLSWITCH_MASK) == 0)
- *wlan = 0;
- else
- *wlan = result & WLAN_MASK;
- }
-
- if (bluetooth) {
- if ((result & KILLSWITCH_MASK) == 0)
- *bluetooth = 0;
- else
- *bluetooth = (result & BT_MASK) >> 1;
- }
-
- return 0;
-}
-
/* Backlight device stuff */

static int bl_get_brightness(struct backlight_device *b)
@@ -255,86 +185,6 @@

static struct backlight_device *compalbl_device;

-/* Platform device */
-
-static ssize_t show_wlan(struct device *dev,
- struct device_attribute *attr, char *buf)
-{
- int ret, enabled;
-
- ret = get_wireless_state(&enabled, NULL);
- if (ret < 0)
- return ret;
-
- return sprintf(buf, "%i\n", enabled);
-}
-
-static ssize_t show_raw(struct device *dev,
- struct device_attribute *attr, char *buf)
-{
- u8 result;
-
- ec_read(COMPAL_EC_COMMAND_WIRELESS, &result);
-
- return sprintf(buf, "%i\n", result);
-}
-
-static ssize_t show_bluetooth(struct device *dev,
- struct device_attribute *attr, char *buf)
-{
- int ret, enabled;
-
- ret = get_wireless_state(NULL, &enabled);
- if (ret < 0)
- return ret;
-
- return sprintf(buf, "%i\n", enabled);
-}
-
-static ssize_t store_wlan_state(struct device *dev,
- struct device_attribute *attr, const char *buf, size_t count)
-{
- int state, ret;
-
- if (sscanf(buf, "%i", &state) != 1 || (state < 0 || state > 1))
- return -EINVAL;
-
- ret = set_wlan_state(state);
- if (ret < 0)
- return ret;
-
- return count;
-}
-
-static ssize_t store_bluetooth_state(struct device *dev,
- struct device_attribute *attr, const char *buf, size_t count)
-{
- int state, ret;
-
- if (sscanf(buf, "%i", &state) != 1 || (state < 0 || state > 1))
- return -EINVAL;
-
- ret = set_bluetooth_state(state);
- if (ret < 0)
- return ret;
-
- return count;
-}
-
-static DEVICE_ATTR(bluetooth, 0644, show_bluetooth, store_bluetooth_state);
-static DEVICE_ATTR(wlan, 0644, show_wlan, store_wlan_state);
-static DEVICE_ATTR(raw, 0444, show_raw, NULL);
-
-static struct attribute *compal_attributes[] = {
- &dev_attr_bluetooth.attr,
- &dev_attr_wlan.attr,
- &dev_attr_raw.attr,
- NULL
-};
-
-static struct attribute_group compal_attribute_group = {
- .attrs = compal_attributes
-};

static struct platform_driver compal_driver = {
.driver = {
@@ -475,11 +325,6 @@
if (ret)
goto fail_platform_device1;

- ret = sysfs_create_group(&compal_device->dev.kobj,
- &compal_attribute_group);
- if (ret)
- goto fail_platform_device2;
-
ret = setup_rfkill();
if (ret)
printk(KERN_WARNING "compal-laptop: Unable to setup rfkill\n");
@@ -489,10 +334,6 @@

return 0;

-fail_platform_device2:
-
- platform_device_del(compal_device);
-
fail_platform_device1:

platform_device_put(compal_device);
@@ -511,7 +352,6 @@
static void __exit compal_cleanup(void)
{

- sysfs_remove_group(&compal_device->dev.kobj, &compal_attribute_group);
platform_device_unregister(compal_device);
platform_driver_unregister(&compal_driver);
backlight_device_unregister(compalbl_device);[unhandled content-type:application/pgp-signature]
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