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Date:   Sat, 06 Apr 2019 01:07:13 -0500
From:   Rob Herring <robh@...nel.org>
To:     Flavio Suligoi <f.suligoi@...m.it>
Cc:     Alessandro Zummo <a.zummo@...ertech.it>,
        Alexandre Belloni <alexandre.belloni@...tlin.com>,
        Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@....com>, linux-rtc@...r.kernel.org,
        devicetree@...r.kernel.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] dt-bindings: rtc: add battery-low-hw-alarm property

On Wed, Apr 03, 2019 at 04:52:44PM +0200, Flavio Suligoi wrote:
> Some RTC devices have a battery-low automatic detection circuit.
> The battery-low event is usually reported with:
> 
> - a bit change in a RTC status register
> - a hw signaling (generally using an interrupt generation), changing
>   the hw level of a specific pin;
> 
> The new property "battery-low-hw-alarm" enable the RTC to generate the
> hw signaling in case of battery-low event.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Flavio Suligoi <f.suligoi@...m.it>
> ---
>  Documentation/devicetree/bindings/rtc/rtc.txt | 3 +++
>  1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)
> 
> diff --git a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/rtc/rtc.txt b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/rtc/rtc.txt
> index a97fc6a..f93a44d 100644
> --- a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/rtc/rtc.txt
> +++ b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/rtc/rtc.txt
> @@ -31,6 +31,9 @@ below.
>                              expressed in femto Farad (fF).
>                              The default value shall be listed (if optional),
>                              and likewise all valid values.
> +- battery-low-hw-alarm :    Enable the "battery-low" output pin. This function
> +                            is available on the following devices:
> +                            - pcf2127 - pin used for alarm: INTn

Boolean? If there's cases where which pin is selectable, then we'd need 
this to take a value. Not sure how likely that is?

Rob

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