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Date:	Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:47:47 -0700
From:	Darren Hart <>
To:	Azael Avalos <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 4/5] toshiba_acpi: Support new keyboard backlight type

On Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 06:50:36PM -0600, Azael Avalos wrote:
> Newer Toshiba models now come with a new (and different) keyboard
> backlight implementation with three modes of operation: TIMER,
> ON and OFF, and the LED is now controlled internally by the firmware.
> This patch adds support for that type of backlight, changing the
> existing code to accomodate the new implementation.
> The timeout value range is now 1-60 seconds, and the accepted
> modes are now: 1 (FN-Z), 2 (AUTO or TIMER), 8 (ON) and 10 (OFF),
> this adds two new entries kbd_type and available_kbd_modes,
> the first shows the keyboard type and the latter shows the
> supported modes depending on the keyboard type.
> Signed-off-by: Azael Avalos <>
> ---
> Changes since v3:
> Fixed typos on patch description
> Dropped changes to toshiba_kbd_bl_mode_show and simply added the new mode mask
>  drivers/platform/x86/toshiba_acpi.c | 188 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++------
>  1 file changed, 156 insertions(+), 32 deletions(-)

Queued, thanks Azael.

Darren Hart
Intel Open Source Technology Center
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