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@@ -81,11 +81,12 @@ and a file upload firmware into:
* /sys/$DEVPATH/loading
* /sys/$DEVPATH/data
+ * /sys/$DEVPATH/sig_data
To upload firmware you will echo 1 onto the loading file to indicate
you are loading firmware. You then cat the firmware into the data file,
-and you notify the kernel the firmware is ready by echo'ing 0 onto
-the loading file.
+optionally its signature file, and you notify the kernel the firmware is
+ready by echo'ing 0 onto the loading file.
The firmware device used to help load firmware using sysfs is only created if
direct firmware loading fails and if the fallback mechanism is enabled for your