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SubjectRe: [PATCH] backlight: mbp_nvidia_bl - add five more MacBook variants

On 10.03.2010 15:24, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> Acked in principle, but at this point it probably needs to be renamed
> and have the Kconfig entry updated if it's going to be used for other
> hardware. Does it actually work on non-nvidia Macs?

I assume you mean non-Nvidia chipset. Yes, it works, because the driver
uses the firmware interface. This is what Apple's Windows (bootcamp) drivers
do as well.

Tested using a simple program that writes the ports from userland.
And ack: it should probably be renamed to something more reasonable.
Something like apple_bl?


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