[RFC] add pwmlib support

Wolfram Sang w.sang at pengutronix.de
Sat Jan 29 16:51:41 EST 2011

> > code is inspired by gpiolib support and tested using the backlight pwm
> So I believe that hwmon drivers are out of scope for pwmlib. Which
> makes me wonder what you intend to do with pwmlib (back to my first
> question...) as the only use I know of for PWM signals in computers is
> for fan control.

It was meant for backlight control (was mentioned very indirectly).
I also pointed him to Bill's implementation, too.



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