Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-user

From: "Konstantin V. Gavrilenko" <mlists@××××××.com>
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] pbbuttonsd question
Date: Wed, 31 May 2006 19:01:22
Message-Id: 447DE788.8090806@arhont.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] pbbuttonsd question by Eric Robertson
Well, you don't really have to modiffy it by hand, it is a simple patch
to the kernel
I tested it and it works perfectly.

yours,
kos


Eric Robertson wrote:
> hmmm... I dont think I am up to modifying my kernel source by hand > just yet (if I read Ben's response correctly). Thanks for the solution > though. It's good to know a solution is out there. > > > > Konstantin V. Gavrilenko wrote: >> Here is an answer from Ben, I still have to test it myself. >> >> >> >> Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote: >> >>> On Tue, 2006-05-30 at 21:09 +0100, Konstantin V. Gavrilenko wrote: >>> SNIP < >>> >> >> >> >>> Does this help ? >>> >>> Ben. >>> >>> ------ >>> From: Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@×××××××××××.org> >>> To: git-commits-head@×××××××××××.org >>> Subject: [PATCH] powermac: Fix i2c on keywest based chips >>> Date: Sun, 23 Apr 2006 17:11:14 GMT >>> >>> commit 60162e498e220d1f03bbee5bac0a9ddd6de60ae7 >>> tree 8cbcbea6060eb2b9f7d39784385efdfc6e947b52 >>> parent 28897731318dc8f63f683eed9091e446916ad706 >>> author Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@×××××××××××××××.org> Tue, 18 Apr >>> >> 2006 14:11:53 +1000 >> >>> committer Paul Mackerras <paulus@×××××.org> Fri, 21 Apr 2006 22:29:46 >>> >> +1000 >> >>> [PATCH] powermac: Fix i2c on keywest based chips >>> >>> The new i2c implementation for PowerMac has a regression that causes the >>> hardware to go out of state when probing non-existent devices. While >>> fixing that, I also found & fixed a couple of other corner cases. This >>> fixes booting with a pbbuttons version that scans the i2c bus for an LMU >>> controller among others. Tested on a dual G5 with thermal control (which >>> has heavy i2c activity) with no problem so far. >>> >>> Signed-off-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@×××××××××××××××.org> >>> Signed-off-by: Paul Mackerras <paulus@×××××.org> >>> >>> arch/powerpc/platforms/powermac/low_i2c.c | 78 >>> >
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