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Old 11-20-2008, 03:33 PM
Andy Whitcroft
 
Default sony-laptop: fingers off backlight if video.ko is serving this functionality

From: Thomas Renninger <trenn@suse.de>

Bug: #257827
commit 540b8bb9c33935183ceb5bed466a42ad72b2af56 upstream

Signed-off-by: Thomas Renninger <trenn@suse.de>
Acked-by: Zhang Rui <rui.zhang@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Andy Whitcroft <apw@canonical.com>
---
drivers/misc/sony-laptop.c | 6 +++++-
1 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/misc/sony-laptop.c b/drivers/misc/sony-laptop.c
index b35eb92..167f146 100644
--- a/drivers/misc/sony-laptop.c
+++ b/drivers/misc/sony-laptop.c
@@ -1038,7 +1038,11 @@ static int sony_nc_add(struct acpi_device *device)
goto outinput;
}

- if (ACPI_SUCCESS(acpi_get_handle(sony_nc_acpi_handle, "GBRT", &handle))) {
+ if (!acpi_video_backlight_support()) {
+ printk(KERN_INFO DRV_PFX "Sony: Brightness ignored, must be "
+ "controlled by ACPI video driver
");
+ } else if (ACPI_SUCCESS(acpi_get_handle(sony_nc_acpi_handle, "GBRT",
+ &handle))) {
sony_backlight_device = backlight_device_register("sony", NULL,
NULL,
&sony_backlight_ops);
--
1.6.0.4.911.gc990


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