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    SubjectRe: [lm-sensors] Location for thermal drivers
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    On Fri, 2010-11-12 at 17:39 -0500, Alan Cox wrote:
    > > > Why does drivers/thermal exist if there are no drivers in it and no maintainer?
    >
    > It has a maintainer - they are just not listed in MAINTAINERS only in the
    > file itself.
    >
    > > >
    > > The framework resides there. Drivers supporting it are in various
    > > platform directories.
    > >
    > > As for why there are no drivers - only the framework - in
    > > drivers/thermal, and why there is no maintainer - no idea.
    >
    > Well I could put it in arch/x86/platform/mrst now we have that structure
    > from 2.6.37-rc1 onwards

    I thought the driver is for Medfield ? Is that the same ? Or do you mean
    you would add platform/medfield ? That might be another option.

    Then there is drivers/platform/x86/intel_menlow.c, which has the thermal
    driver code for Menlow.

    Guenter




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