lists.openwall.net   lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
 
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Mon, 6 Jan 2020 00:55:51 +0100
From:   Pavel Machek <pavel@....cz>
To:     Tony Lindgren <tony@...mide.com>, linux-leds@...r.kernel.org
Cc:     kernel list <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        linux-arm-kernel <linux-arm-kernel@...ts.infradead.org>,
        linux-omap@...r.kernel.org, sre@...nel.org, nekit1000@...il.com,
        mpartap@....net, merlijn@...zup.org, martin_rysavy@...trum.cz,
        agx@...xcpu.org, lee.jones@...aro.org, daniel.thompson@...aro.org,
        jingoohan1@...il.com, dri-devel@...ts.freedesktop.org,
        tomi.valkeinen@...com, jjhiblot@...com
Subject: Re: LED backlight on Droid 4 and others

Hi!

> > It would be good to get LED backlight to work in clean way for 5.6
> > kernel.
> 
> I agree, this is badly needed for many devices.
> 
> > [If you have an idea what else is needed, it would be welcome; it
> > works for me in development tree but not in tree I'd like to
> > upstream.]
> 
> I have some version of these patches working with modified dts in my
> droid4-pending-v5.4 branch git branch, maybe try to diff against that.

So.. backlight now works for me, and I put the LED parts of the
patches to

gitolite.kernel.org:pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/pavel/linux-leds.git for-next

tree. [I guess I could try to sneak them into 5.5 if that helps.]

Could we somehow get this to the backlight tree?

commit d457d0c97d6d55fe3e62633791ac05d289a37d2e
Author: Tomi Valkeinen <tomi.valkeinen@...com>
Date:   Thu Oct 3 10:28:12 2019 +0200

    backlight: add led-backlight driver

    This patch adds a led-backlight driver (led_bl), which is similar
    to pwm_bl except the driver uses a LED class driver to adjust the
    brightness in the HW. Multiple LEDs can be used for a single
    backlight.

 Signed-off-by: Tomi Valkeinen <tomi.valkeinen@...com>
 Signed-off-by: Jean-Jacques Hiblot <jjhiblot@...com>
 Acked-by: Pavel Machek <pavel@....cz>
 Reviewed-by: Daniel Thompson <daniel.thompson@...aro.org>

Best regards,
								Pavel
-- 
(english) http://www.livejournal.com/~pavelmachek
(cesky, pictures) http://atrey.karlin.mff.cuni.cz/~pavel/picture/horses/blog.html

Download attachment "signature.asc" of type "application/pgp-signature" (182 bytes)

Powered by blists - more mailing lists