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authorJohannes Berg <johannes@sipsolutions.net>2007-04-30 15:09:53 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@woody.linux-foundation.org>2007-04-30 16:40:40 -0700
commit11d77d0c01b80e44c7aceb21928508dafce774f9 (patch)
tree4952f15df4ea2fcdba824aec5689ee9c0c7ceb90 /kernel
parentfe0c935a6cbf25d72a27c7a345df8a2151de0b74 (diff)
downloadlinux-linaro-stable-11d77d0c01b80e44c7aceb21928508dafce774f9.tar.gz
power management: remove firmware disk mode
This patch removes the firmware disk suspend mode which is the wrong approach, it is supposed to be used for implementing firmware-based disk suspend but cannot actually be used for that. Signed-off-by: Johannes Berg <johannes@sipsolutions.net> Acked-by: Pavel Machek <pavel@ucw.cz> Cc: <linux-pm@lists.linux-foundation.org> Cc: David Brownell <david-b@pacbell.net> Cc: Len Brown <lenb@kernel.org> Acked-by: Russell King <rmk@arm.linux.org.uk> Cc: Greg KH <greg@kroah.com> Cc: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@sisk.pl> Cc: Paul Mundt <lethal@linux-sh.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'kernel')
-rw-r--r--kernel/power/disk.c27
1 files changed, 11 insertions, 16 deletions
diff --git a/kernel/power/disk.c b/kernel/power/disk.c
index 4de2f69fe095..02e4fb69111a 100644
--- a/kernel/power/disk.c
+++ b/kernel/power/disk.c
@@ -122,8 +122,6 @@ static int prepare_processes(void)
/**
* pm_suspend_disk - The granpappy of hibernation power management.
*
- * If we're going through the firmware, then get it over with quickly.
- *
* If not, then call swsusp to do its thing, then figure out how
* to power down the system.
*/
@@ -292,7 +290,6 @@ late_initcall(software_resume);
static const char * const pm_disk_modes[] = {
- [PM_DISK_FIRMWARE] = "firmware",
[PM_DISK_PLATFORM] = "platform",
[PM_DISK_SHUTDOWN] = "shutdown",
[PM_DISK_REBOOT] = "reboot",
@@ -303,27 +300,25 @@ static const char * const pm_disk_modes[] = {
/**
* disk - Control suspend-to-disk mode
*
- * Suspend-to-disk can be handled in several ways. The greatest
- * distinction is who writes memory to disk - the firmware or the OS.
- * If the firmware does it, we assume that it also handles suspending
- * the system.
- * If the OS does it, then we have three options for putting the system
- * to sleep - using the platform driver (e.g. ACPI or other PM registers),
- * powering off the system or rebooting the system (for testing).
+ * Suspend-to-disk can be handled in several ways. We have a few options
+ * for putting the system to sleep - using the platform driver (e.g. ACPI
+ * or other pm_ops), powering off the system or rebooting the system
+ * (for testing) as well as the two test modes.
*
- * The system will support either 'firmware' or 'platform', and that is
- * known a priori (and encoded in pm_ops). But, the user may choose
- * 'shutdown' or 'reboot' as alternatives.
+ * The system can support 'platform', and that is known a priori (and
+ * encoded in pm_ops). However, the user may choose 'shutdown' or 'reboot'
+ * as alternatives, as well as the test modes 'test' and 'testproc'.
*
* show() will display what the mode is currently set to.
* store() will accept one of
*
- * 'firmware'
* 'platform'
* 'shutdown'
* 'reboot'
+ * 'test'
+ * 'testproc'
*
- * It will only change to 'firmware' or 'platform' if the system
+ * It will only change to 'platform' if the system
* supports it (as determined from pm_ops->pm_disk_mode).
*/
@@ -345,7 +340,7 @@ static ssize_t disk_store(struct subsystem * s, const char * buf, size_t n)
len = p ? p - buf : n;
mutex_lock(&pm_mutex);
- for (i = PM_DISK_FIRMWARE; i < PM_DISK_MAX; i++) {
+ for (i = PM_DISK_PLATFORM; i < PM_DISK_MAX; i++) {
if (!strncmp(buf, pm_disk_modes[i], len)) {
mode = i;
break;