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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] platform/x86: Add driver for Apple gmux device
    On Mon, Mar 12, 2012 at 10:18:52AM -0500, Seth Forshee wrote:

    > Why do you presume it works under Windows? Boot camp installs a pile of
    > drivers for Windows, one of those could be a driver for the backlight. I
    > don't know either way. But it's pretty clear that MacOS is using the
    > gmux for the backlight when it is present from the reverse engineering
    > work done by others.

    The only reason to provide it at all is for Windows - it's never going
    to be used under OS X.

    Matthew Garrett |

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