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Date:	Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:12:41 +0100
From:	Johannes Berg <>
To:	Dan Williams <>
Cc:	João Paulo Rechi Vita <>,
	"David S. Miller" <>,
	Darren Hart <>,,,,,,,,
	João Paulo Rechi Vita <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 8/9] rfkill: Userspace control for airplane mode

On 2016-02-10 17:53, Dan Williams wrote:
> Yeah, I get that now.  It's just that to me, something called
> "AIRPLANE_MODE_CHANGE" seems like it should actually change airplane
> mode on/off, which implies killing radios.  I wouldn't have had the
> problem if it was named AIRPLANE_MODE_INDICATOR_CHANGE, which makes it
> clear this is simply an indicator and has no actual effect on anything
> other than a LED.

Yeah, I agree. I'm not even sure that it's a good idea to subsume this 
into the regular operations in the API, although that's obviously the 
easiest extension. I'll need to think about that a bit more with the 
code at hand though.


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