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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2011-11-21 20:36:26 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2011-11-21 20:36:26 -0800
commit0cda56962b883cd5e7aa036350e5a0283a88c590 (patch)
treeacb54a8550f3d768a45ad297761f8f6cba90d19e /Documentation
parentb0d81664a0092d8f6df7742b5aee6fcfd326b36c (diff)
parent91a13c281d7d4648c0b32dede11a0144c4e7984c (diff)
Merge branch 'driver-core-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/driver-core
* 'driver-core-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/driver-core: drivers/base/node.c: fix compilation error with older versions of gcc uio: documentation fixups device.h: Fix struct member documentation
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1 files changed, 6 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/DocBook/uio-howto.tmpl b/Documentation/DocBook/uio-howto.tmpl
index 54883de5d5f..ac3d0018140 100644
--- a/Documentation/DocBook/uio-howto.tmpl
+++ b/Documentation/DocBook/uio-howto.tmpl
@@ -521,6 +521,11 @@ Here's a description of the fields of <varname>struct uio_mem</varname>:
+<varname>const char *name</varname>: Optional. Set this to help identify
+the memory region, it will show up in the corresponding sysfs node.
<varname>int memtype</varname>: Required if the mapping is used. Set this to
<varname>UIO_MEM_PHYS</varname> if you you have physical memory on your
card to be mapped. Use <varname>UIO_MEM_LOGICAL</varname> for logical
@@ -553,7 +558,7 @@ instead to remember such an address.
-Please do not touch the <varname>kobj</varname> element of
+Please do not touch the <varname>map</varname> element of
<varname>struct uio_mem</varname>! It is used by the UIO framework
to set up sysfs files for this mapping. Simply leave it alone.