Subject: Re: SMBus implementation
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/27/2005 13:09:06
On Thu, 27 Oct 2005, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> On Oct 27, 2005, at 7:28 AM, Jared D. McNeill wrote:
>>> As for the controller interface, just glue an smbus controller in as a 
>>> regular i2c controller, and error out with ENOTSUP if the arguments to the 
>>> "exec" method don't match SMBus's constraints.
>> So for SMBus host implementations, I only want to implement ic_exec, right? 
>> I can't think of another way to 'read word' :)
> You need to provide ic_acquire_bus, ic_release_bus, and ic_exec.

Sounds good (I already have acquire_bus/release_bus). Thanks Jason.