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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2014-10-15 06:56:23 +0200
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2014-10-15 06:56:23 +0200
commit50fa86172bec2769979b5eb0cd1a244391ae4bb0 (patch)
tree5fd4949b031e1362af8b226d6372da2604de13ff /Documentation/power
parent6b0490816671b2f4126a99998c9bf3c8c0472de2 (diff)
parent7881c64716f3a7d60b325ed0ad4d15f49b474a43 (diff)
Merge tag 'for-v3.18' of git://git.infradead.org/battery-2.6
Pull power supply and reset updates from Sebastian Reichel: - Initial support for the following chips * max77836 (charger) * max14577 (charger) * bq27742 (battery gauge) * ltc2952 (poweroff) * stih416 (restart) * syscon-reboot (restart) * gpio-restart (restart) - cleanup of power supply core - misc fixes in power supply and reset drivers * tag 'for-v3.18' of git://git.infradead.org/battery-2.6: (48 commits) power: ab8500_fg: Fix build warning Documentation: charger: max14577: Update the date of introducing ABI power: reset: corrections for simple syscon reboot driver Documentation: power: reset: Add documentation for generic SYSCON reboot driver power: reset: Add generic SYSCON register mapped reset bq27x00_battery: Fix flag reading for bq27742 power: reset: use restart_notifier mechanism for msm-poweroff power: Add simple gpio-restart driver power: reset: st: Provide DT bindings for ST's Power Reset driver power: reset: Add restart functionality for STiH41x platforms power: charger-manager: Fix NULL pointer exception with missing cm-fuel-gauge power: max14577: Fix circular config SYSFS dependency power: gpio-charger: do not use gpio value directly power: max8925: Use of_get_child_by_name power: max8925: Fix NULL ptr dereference on memory allocation failure bq27x00_battery: Add support to bq27742 Documentation: charger: max14577: Document exported sysfs entry devicetree: mfd: max14577: Add device tree bindings document power: max17040: Add ID for MAX77836 Fuel Gauge block charger: max14577: Configure battery-dependent settings from DTS and sysfs ... Conflicts: drivers/power/reset/Kconfig drivers/power/reset/Makefile
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation/power')
2 files changed, 7 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/power/charger-manager.txt b/Documentation/power/charger-manager.txt
index b4f7f4b23f64..9ff1105e58d6 100644
--- a/Documentation/power/charger-manager.txt
+++ b/Documentation/power/charger-manager.txt
@@ -29,7 +29,7 @@ Charger Manager supports the following:
While the battery is being charged and the system is in suspend-to-RAM,
we may need to monitor the battery health by looking at the ambient or
battery temperature. We can accomplish this by waking up the system
- periodically. However, such a method wakes up devices unncessary for
+ periodically. However, such a method wakes up devices unnecessarily for
monitoring the battery health and tasks, and user processes that are
supposed to be kept suspended. That, in turn, incurs unnecessary power
consumption and slow down charging process. Or even, such peak power
diff --git a/Documentation/power/power_supply_class.txt b/Documentation/power/power_supply_class.txt
index 48cff881cb8a..82dacc06e355 100644
--- a/Documentation/power/power_supply_class.txt
+++ b/Documentation/power/power_supply_class.txt
@@ -101,6 +101,10 @@ VOLTAGE_MAX, VOLTAGE_MIN - same as _DESIGN voltage values except that
these ones should be used if hardware could only guess (measure and
retain) the thresholds of a given power supply.
+VOLTAGE_BOOT - Reports the voltage measured during boot
+CURRENT_BOOT - Reports the current measured during boot
CHARGE_FULL_DESIGN, CHARGE_EMPTY_DESIGN - design charge values, when
battery considered full/empty.
@@ -123,6 +127,8 @@ the current drawn from a charging source.
CHARGE_TERM_CURRENT - Charge termination current used to detect the end of charge
+CALIBRATE - battery or coulomb counter calibration status
CONSTANT_CHARGE_VOLTAGE - constant charge voltage programmed by charger.
CONSTANT_CHARGE_VOLTAGE_MAX - maximum charge voltage supported by the
power supply object.

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