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Date:   Fri, 1 Mar 2019 16:15:10 +0100
From:   Marek Behun <marek.behun@....cz>
To:     Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@...aro.org>
Cc:     Tony Lindgren <tony@...mide.com>, Shawn Guo <shawnguo@...nel.org>,
        "open list:GPIO SUBSYSTEM" <linux-gpio@...r.kernel.org>,
        "linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 bus+gpio 3/5] bus: moxtet: Add sysfs documentation

On Fri, 1 Mar 2019 15:34:26 +0100
Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@...aro.org> wrote:

> > +What:          /sys/bus/moxtet/devices/moxtet-<name>.<addr>/output_value
> > +Date:          March 2019
> > +KernelVersion: 5.2
> > +Contact:       Marek BehĂșn <marek.behun@....cz>
> > +Description:   (RW) Read last written value or write value to the
> > module on
> > +               this Moxtet address. Format: %x  
> 
> What is the usecase for these?
> 
> If this is for debugging it should be in debugfs rather than in sysfs.
> 
> If it is here for random userspace drivers, we need some good
> explanation as to why they can't just be kernel drivers.

Hmm, it was for debugging purposes but the ability to write there is
not needed anymore... Shall I make it read/only? Or completely remove
it?

Marek

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