>> This patch adds a driver for the built-in hardware watchdog device
>> of the Atheros AR71XX/AR724X/AR913X SoCs.
>> Signed-off-by: Gabor Juhos <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> Signed-off-by: Imre Kaloz <email@example.com>
>> Cc: Wim Van Sebroeck <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> Cc: email@example.com
>> Changes since RFC: ---
>> Changes since v1:
>> - rebased against 2.6.37-rc7
>> Changes since v2: ---
> I adapted the code a little bit:
> Changes since v3:
> * remove #ifdef CONFIG_WATCHDOG_NOWAYOUT for nowayout module-parameter.
> * add ath79_wdt_keepalive when doing un unexpected close of /dev/watchdog
> (the close is considered as communication with /dev/watchdog)
> * replace reboot_notifier with a platform shutdown.
> Attached the new patch. Can you test it?
I have tested that, it works fine. I would have to resend the patch with your
> PS: is there a reason why you don't add a module-parameter for wdt_timeout?
I have no specific reason, simply i did not need that so far. However I can add
that in a separate patch, or I can integrate that into the current one if you