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@@ -32,7 +32,8 @@ temperature) and throttle appropriate devices.
1.1 thermal zone device interface
1.1.1 struct thermal_zone_device *thermal_zone_device_register(char *name,
- int trips, void *devdata, struct thermal_zone_device_ops *ops)
+ int trips, int mask, void *devdata,
+ struct thermal_zone_device_ops *ops)
This interface function adds a new thermal zone device (sensor) to
/sys/class/thermal folder as thermal_zone[0-*]. It tries to bind all the
@@ -40,16 +41,17 @@ temperature) and throttle appropriate devices.
name: the thermal zone name.
trips: the total number of trip points this thermal zone supports.
+ mask: Bit string: If 'n'th bit is set, then trip point 'n' is writeable.
devdata: device private data
ops: thermal zone device call-backs.
.bind: bind the thermal zone device with a thermal cooling device.
.unbind: unbind the thermal zone device with a thermal cooling device.
.get_temp: get the current temperature of the thermal zone.
- .get_mode: get the current mode (user/kernel) of the thermal zone.
- - "kernel" means thermal management is done in kernel.
- - "user" will prevent kernel thermal driver actions upon trip points
+ .get_mode: get the current mode (enabled/disabled) of the thermal zone.
+ - "enabled" means the kernel thermal management is enabled.
+ - "disabled" will prevent kernel thermal driver action upon trip points
so that user applications can take charge of thermal management.
- .set_mode: set the mode (user/kernel) of the thermal zone.
+ .set_mode: set the mode (enabled/disabled) of the thermal zone.
.get_trip_type: get the type of certain trip point.
.get_trip_temp: get the temperature above which the certain trip point
will be fired.
@@ -119,6 +121,7 @@ Thermal zone device sys I/F, created once it's registered:
|---mode: Working mode of the thermal zone
|---trip_point_[0-*]_temp: Trip point temperature
|---trip_point_[0-*]_type: Trip point type
+ |---trip_point_[0-*]_hyst: Hysteresis value for this trip point
Thermal cooling device sys I/F, created once it's registered:
/sys/class/thermal/cooling_device[0-*]:
@@ -167,14 +170,14 @@ temp
RO, Required
mode
- One of the predefined values in [kernel, user].
+ One of the predefined values in [enabled, disabled].
This file gives information about the algorithm that is currently
managing the thermal zone. It can be either default kernel based
algorithm or user space application.
- kernel = Thermal management in kernel thermal zone driver.
- user = Preventing kernel thermal zone driver actions upon
- trip points so that user application can take full
- charge of the thermal management.
+ enabled = enable Kernel Thermal management.
+ disabled = Preventing kernel thermal zone driver actions upon
+ trip points so that user application can take full
+ charge of the thermal management.
RW, Optional
trip_point_[0-*]_temp
@@ -188,6 +191,11 @@ trip_point_[0-*]_type
thermal zone.
RO, Optional
+trip_point_[0-*]_hyst
+ The hysteresis value for a trip point, represented as an integer
+ Unit: Celsius
+ RW, Optional
+
cdev[0-*]
Sysfs link to the thermal cooling device node where the sys I/F
for cooling device throttling control represents.
@@ -248,7 +256,7 @@ method, the sys I/F structure will be built like this:
|thermal_zone1:
|---type: acpitz
|---temp: 37000
- |---mode: kernel
+ |---mode: enabled
|---trip_point_0_temp: 100000
|---trip_point_0_type: critical
|---trip_point_1_temp: 80000