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Subject[PATCH v3 00/16] bq27x00: New Properties, fixes, bq27000 support
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This patch series contains a few updates for the bq27x00 driver:
* Support for additional power supply properties
* Support for the bq27000 battery which is identical to the bq27200 but is
connected through the HDQ bus.
* Adds a register cache to the driver and introduces polling the batteries state
* Minor improvements and cleanups

The last patch in this series is not specific to the bq27x00 driver but is
required for uevents to be generated properly for this driver.
The patch makes properties which return -ENODATA to be ignored when generating
uevents. Previously in such a case uevent generation would have been aborted
with an error. But since the bq27x00 return -ENODATA for the TIME_TO_FULL
property when the battery is not charging and for the TIME_TO_EMPTY property
when the battery is not discharging and at least one of them is always true
uevent generation would always fail.

This series has so far been tested with the bq27000 and the bq27200 battery,
but not with the bq27500 battery, so it would be nice if somebody with a board
containing such a battery could test the patches to make sure that there are no
regressions.


Changes since v1:
Don't cache registers for fast changing properties like VOLTAGE_NOW,
CURRENT_NOW, ENERGY_NOW and CHARGE_NOW which can be obtained by reading
only a single register.
These were ignored anyway when comparing two battery states and since
their register is not shared between different properties we gain nothing
by caching them. On the other hand it allows the property to be queried at
a higher rate then the caching time.


Changes since v2:
Two more patches were added to the series:
One fixes a problem triggered by this series in the power_supply core. It
is possible that the power_supply core calls back into the driver without
having its changed_work initialized yet. Which cause an OOPS if the driver
calls power_supply_changed() at this point.
The other patch fixes the i2c read function to use a single i2c transfer to
read a register instead of two transfers. Using two transfers was kind of
racy and caused wrong results to be returned sometimes.

I've also reordered the patches slightly and moved the patches touching the
power_supply core to the beginning of this series to avoid potential problems
when bisecting through this series.


This series is also available at
git://git.metafoo.de/linux-2.6 bq27x00-for-upstream


This should hopefully be the final version of this patchset. Thanks to all
who have helped testing and contributed feedback and fixes.

- Lars

Grazvydas Ignotas (1):
bq27x00: Use single i2c_transfer call for property read

Lars-Peter Clausen (11):
power_supply: Ignore -ENODATA errors when generating uevents
power_suply: Initialize changed_work before calling device_add
bq27x00: Add type property
bq27x00: Improve temperature property precession
bq27x00: Return -ENODEV for properties if the battery is not present
bq27x00: Prepare code for addition of bq27000 platform driver
bq27x00: Add bq27000 support
bq27x00: Cache battery registers
bq27x00: Poll battery state
bq27x00: Give more specific reports on battery status
bq27x00: Cleanup bq27x00_i2c_read

Pali Rohár (4):
bq27x00: Fix CURRENT_NOW property
bq27x00: Add new properties
bq27x00: Add MODULE_DEVICE_TABLE
bq27x00: Minor cleanups

drivers/power/Kconfig | 14 +
drivers/power/bq27x00_battery.c | 725 +++++++++++++++++++++++++--------
drivers/power/power_supply_core.c | 4 +-
drivers/power/power_supply_sysfs.c | 2 +-
include/linux/power/bq27x00_battery.h | 19 +
5 files changed, 593 insertions(+), 171 deletions(-)
create mode 100644 include/linux/power/bq27x00_battery.h
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1.7.2.3

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