Openmoko Bug #2197: ompower needs to be update for kernel 2.6.28

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Sat Jan 3 13:30:15 CET 2009

#2197: ompower needs to be update for kernel 2.6.28
 Reporter:  xbaldauf  |          Owner:  marek      
     Type:  defect    |         Status:  new        
 Priority:  normal    |      Milestone:  FSO        
Component:  Settings  |        Version:  unspecified
 Severity:  normal    |       Keywords:             
 Haspatch:  0         |      Blockedby:             
Estimated:            |    Patchreview:             
 Blocking:            |   Reproducible:             
 Apparently, in kernel 2.6.28, the sysfs path for the power control of the
 LCD backlight changed from
 or to

 In any case, the backlight cannot controlled anymore using the old path.

 Thus, ompower (as of
 ) needs to be updated. Until then, the brightness cannot be controlled
 under the new kernel.

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