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-rw-r--r--Documentation/driver-api/usb/callbacks.rst (renamed from Documentation/usb/callbacks.txt)61
-rw-r--r--Documentation/driver-api/usb/index.rst1
2 files changed, 43 insertions, 19 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/usb/callbacks.txt b/Documentation/driver-api/usb/callbacks.rst
index 9e85846bdb98..93a8d53e27e7 100644
--- a/Documentation/usb/callbacks.txt
+++ b/Documentation/driver-api/usb/callbacks.rst
@@ -1,3 +1,6 @@
+USB core callbacks
+~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+
What callbacks will usbcore do?
===============================
@@ -11,30 +14,42 @@ The callbacks defined in the driver structure are:
1. Hotplugging callbacks:
- * @probe: Called to see if the driver is willing to manage a particular
- * interface on a device.
- * @disconnect: Called when the interface is no longer accessible, usually
- * because its device has been (or is being) disconnected or the
- * driver module is being unloaded.
+ - @probe:
+ Called to see if the driver is willing to manage a particular
+ interface on a device.
+
+ - @disconnect:
+ Called when the interface is no longer accessible, usually
+ because its device has been (or is being) disconnected or the
+ driver module is being unloaded.
2. Odd backdoor through usbfs:
- * @ioctl: Used for drivers that want to talk to userspace through
- * the "usbfs" filesystem. This lets devices provide ways to
- * expose information to user space regardless of where they
- * do (or don't) show up otherwise in the filesystem.
+ - @ioctl:
+ Used for drivers that want to talk to userspace through
+ the "usbfs" filesystem. This lets devices provide ways to
+ expose information to user space regardless of where they
+ do (or don't) show up otherwise in the filesystem.
3. Power management (PM) callbacks:
- * @suspend: Called when the device is going to be suspended.
- * @resume: Called when the device is being resumed.
- * @reset_resume: Called when the suspended device has been reset instead
- * of being resumed.
+ - @suspend:
+ Called when the device is going to be suspended.
+
+ - @resume:
+ Called when the device is being resumed.
+
+ - @reset_resume:
+ Called when the suspended device has been reset instead
+ of being resumed.
4. Device level operations:
- * @pre_reset: Called when the device is about to be reset.
- * @post_reset: Called after the device has been reset
+ - @pre_reset:
+ Called when the device is about to be reset.
+
+ - @post_reset:
+ Called after the device has been reset
The ioctl interface (2) should be used only if you have a very good
reason. Sysfs is preferred these days. The PM callbacks are covered
@@ -58,7 +73,9 @@ an interface. A driver's bond to an interface is exclusive.
The probe() callback
--------------------
-int (*probe) (struct usb_interface *intf,
+::
+
+ int (*probe) (struct usb_interface *intf,
const struct usb_device_id *id);
Accept or decline an interface. If you accept the device return 0,
@@ -75,7 +92,9 @@ initialisation that doesn't take too long is a good idea here.
The disconnect() callback
-------------------------
-void (*disconnect) (struct usb_interface *intf);
+::
+
+ void (*disconnect) (struct usb_interface *intf);
This callback is a signal to break any connection with an interface.
You are not allowed any IO to a device after returning from this
@@ -93,7 +112,9 @@ Device level callbacks
pre_reset
---------
-int (*pre_reset)(struct usb_interface *intf);
+::
+
+ int (*pre_reset)(struct usb_interface *intf);
A driver or user space is triggering a reset on the device which
contains the interface passed as an argument. Cease IO, wait for all
@@ -107,7 +128,9 @@ are in atomic context.
post_reset
----------
-int (*post_reset)(struct usb_interface *intf);
+::
+
+ int (*post_reset)(struct usb_interface *intf);
The reset has completed. Restore any saved device state and begin
using the device again.
diff --git a/Documentation/driver-api/usb/index.rst b/Documentation/driver-api/usb/index.rst
index 6fe7611f7332..441c5dacdf27 100644
--- a/Documentation/driver-api/usb/index.rst
+++ b/Documentation/driver-api/usb/index.rst
@@ -8,6 +8,7 @@ Linux USB API
gadget
anchors
bulk-streams
+ callbacks
writing_usb_driver
writing_musb_glue_layer