|author||Doug Warzecha <Douglas_Warzecha@dell.com>||2005-09-06 15:17:15 -0700|
|committer||Linus Torvalds <email@example.com>||2005-09-07 16:57:27 -0700|
[PATCH] dcdbas: add Dell Systems Management Base Driver with sysfs support
This patch adds the Dell Systems Management Base Driver with sysfs support. This driver has been tested with Dell OpenManage. Signed-off-by: Doug Warzecha <Douglas_Warzecha@dell.com> Cc: Greg KH <firstname.lastname@example.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <email@example.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'drivers/firmware/Kconfig')
1 files changed, 18 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/firmware/Kconfig b/drivers/firmware/Kconfig
index b9b6e4273f0..327b58e6487 100644
@@ -67,4 +67,22 @@ config DELL_RBU
supporting application to comunicate with the BIOS regarding the new
image for the image update to take effect.
See <file:Documentation/dell_rbu.txt> for more details on the driver.
+ tristate "Dell Systems Management Base Driver"
+ depends on X86 || X86_64
+ default m
+ The Dell Systems Management Base Driver provides a sysfs interface
+ for systems management software to perform System Management
+ Interrupts (SMIs) and Host Control Actions (system power cycle or
+ power off after OS shutdown) on certain Dell systems.
+ See <file:Documentation/dcdbas.txt> for more details on the driver
+ and the Dell systems on which Dell systems management software makes
+ use of this driver.
+ Say Y or M here to enable the driver for use by Dell systems
+ management software such as Dell OpenManage.