Commit 89ca78a0 authored by Lv Zheng's avatar Lv Zheng Committed by Rafael J. Wysocki

ACPI: Add sysfs ABI documentation

Add initial ABI documentation for ACPI devices' sysfs interfaces.
Contacts information fields are filled with current ACPI maintainer and the
relevant authors are carbon copied.

[rjw: Use my e-mail address that's likely to be valid longer.]
Signed-off-by: default avatarLv Zheng <lv.zheng@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: default avatarRafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki@intel.com>
parent 994b942f
What: /sys/bus/acpi/devices/.../path
Date: December 2006
Contact: Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw@rjwysocki.net>
Description:
This attribute indicates the full path of ACPI namespace
object associated with the device object. For example,
\_SB_.PCI0.
This file is not present for device objects representing
fixed ACPI hardware features (like power and sleep
buttons).
What: /sys/bus/acpi/devices/.../modalias
Date: July 2007
Contact: Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw@rjwysocki.net>
Description:
This attribute indicates the PNP IDs of the device object.
That is acpi:HHHHHHHH:[CCCCCCC:]. Where each HHHHHHHH or
CCCCCCCC contains device object's PNPID (_HID or _CID).
What: /sys/bus/acpi/devices/.../hid
Date: April 2005
Contact: Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw@rjwysocki.net>
Description:
This attribute indicates the hardware ID (_HID) of the
device object. For example, PNP0103.
This file is present for device objects having the _HID
control method.
What: /sys/bus/acpi/devices/.../description
Date: October 2012
Contact: Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw@rjwysocki.net>
Description:
This attribute contains the output of the device object's
_STR control method, if present.
What: /sys/bus/acpi/devices/.../adr
Date: October 2012
Contact: Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw@rjwysocki.net>
Description:
This attribute contains the output of the device object's
_ADR control method, which is present for ACPI device
objects representing devices having standard enumeration
algorithms, such as PCI.
What: /sys/bus/acpi/devices/.../uid
Date: October 2012
Contact: Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw@rjwysocki.net>
Description:
This attribute contains the output of the device object's
_UID control method, if present.
What: /sys/bus/acpi/devices/.../eject
Date: December 2006
Contact: Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw@rjwysocki.net>
Description:
Writing 1 to this attribute will trigger hot removal of
this device object. This file exists for every device
object that has _EJ0 method.
Whatt: /sys/devices/.../sun
What: /sys/devices/.../sun
Date: October 2012
Contact: Yasuaki Ishimatsu <isimatu.yasuaki@jp.fujitsu.com>
Description:
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......@@ -243,6 +243,7 @@ F: drivers/pnp/pnpacpi/
F: include/linux/acpi.h
F: include/acpi/
F: Documentation/acpi
F: Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-bus-acpi
ACPI FAN DRIVER
M: Zhang Rui <rui.zhang@intel.com>
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