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authorGeoff Thorpe <geoff@geoffthorpe.net>2011-11-02 11:44:44 -0400
committerGreg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>2011-11-15 11:14:01 -0800
commitb2433d861eaf349f4dcdc9281e75b139c1809dd3 (patch)
tree448045c3d44ec5c561415a09b77a08c64bfeb2f9 /Documentation
parent7b08fae8fbf0c14f003be8e039ed37bcbae4415a (diff)
uio: documentation fixups
The 'name' attribute of struct uio_mem wasn't documented, and the note about 'kobj' is stale and needs to be changed to 'map'. Signed-off-by: Geoff Thorpe <geoff@geoffthorpe.net> Signed-off-by: "Hans J. Koch" <hjk@hansjkoch.de> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
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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.