Re: [PATCH][DRIVER][RFC] CPU5 watchdog driver for 2.5

From: Heiko Ronsdorf (
Date: Tue Feb 11 2003 - 07:26:20 EST

Rusty Lynch schrieb am Mon, Feb 10, 2003 at 02:33:27PM -0800:
> On Mon, 2003-02-10 at 12:17, Heiko Ronsdorf wrote:
> > Hello linux-kernel,
> >
> > this patch is for CPU5 watchdog hardware (kernel 2.5.59)

updated for kernel 2.5.60

> * Documentation/CodingStyle calls for the opening braces on functions to
> be on the next line, like:


> * You could make you driver fit into existing user space deamons by
> conforming to Documentation/watchdog-api.txt. Some things are a little
> odd (different then existing wdt drivers) like the way you start and
> stop the watchdog.


> * I'm pretty sure that in general adding new code to /proc (that has
> nothing to do with processes) is frowned on.

I don't know how to track the watchdog. Suggestions are welcome.


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