path: root/Documentation/kobject.txt
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authorCornelia Huck <cornelia.huck@de.ibm.com>2007-09-14 13:25:19 +0200
committerGreg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>2007-10-12 14:51:02 -0700
commitd716551e188787effb08bf87a846404cfd239a8b (patch)
tree4e36beacb0d0bb38c59367dd4a9cd1a616b040c8 /Documentation/kobject.txt
parentce2c9cb0259acd2aed184499ebe41ab00da13b25 (diff)
Driver core: clean up removed functions from the documentation
Signed-off-by: Cornelia Huck <cornelia.huck@de.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation/kobject.txt')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 19 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/kobject.txt b/Documentation/kobject.txt
index 8ee49ee7c963..5e7aca261359 100644
--- a/Documentation/kobject.txt
+++ b/Documentation/kobject.txt
@@ -54,7 +54,6 @@ embedded in larger data structures and replace fields they duplicate.
struct kobject {
const char * k_name;
- char name[KOBJ_NAME_LEN];
struct kref kref;
struct list_head entry;
struct kobject * parent;
@@ -223,18 +222,15 @@ decl_subsys(devices, &ktype_device, &device_uevent_ops);
is equivalent to doing:
struct kset devices_subsys = {
- .kobj = {
- .name = "devices",
- },
.ktype = &ktype_devices,
.uevent_ops = &device_uevent_ops,
+kobject_set_name(&devices_subsys, name);
The objects that are registered with a subsystem that use the
subsystem's default list must have their kset ptr set properly. These
objects may have embedded kobjects or ksets. The
-following helpers make setting the kset easier:
+following helper makes setting the kset easier:
@@ -242,22 +238,9 @@ kobj_set_kset_s(obj,subsys)
- Assumes that obj->kobj exists, and is a struct kobject.
- Sets the kset of that kobject to the kset <subsys>.
-- Assumes that obj->kset exists, and is a struct kset.
-- Sets the kset of the embedded kobject to the kset <subsys>.
-- Assumes obj->subsys exists, and is a struct subsystem.
-- Sets obj->subsys.kset.kobj.kset to the subsystem's embedded kset.
void subsystem_init(struct kset *s);
int subsystem_register(struct kset *s);
void subsystem_unregister(struct kset *s);
-struct kset *subsys_get(struct kset *s);
-void kset_put(struct kset *s);
These are just wrappers around the respective kset_* functions.