Linux Driver for LP8860-Q1
LP8860SW-LINUX
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Description

The Linux driver supports the LP8860 4-Channel LED Driver. The Linux driver supports communication through the I2C bus and interfaces with the LED sub-system.

 

Linux Mainline Status

Available in Linux Main line: Yes
Available through git.ti.com: N/A

Supported Devices:

  • lp8860

 

Linux Source Files

The files associated with this device are:

  1. drivers/leds/leds-lp8860.c
  2. Documentation/devicetree/bindings/leds/leds-lp8860.txt

Source Files

drivers/leds/leds-lp8860.c

Linux Device Tree Documenation

Documentation/devicetree/bindings/leds/leds-lp8860.txt

 

Enabling Driver Support

Configure kernel with "make menuconfig" (alternatively use "make xconfig" or
"make nconfig")

Menuconfig Location

Symbol: LEDS_LP8860 [=y]
Type  : tristate
Prompt: LED support for the TI LP8860 4 channel LED driver
  Location:
    -> Device Drivers
      -> LED Support (NEW_LEDS [=y])
  Defined at drivers/leds/Kconfig:287
  Depends on: NEW_LEDS [=y] && LEDS_CLASS [=y] && I2C [=y]
  Selects: REGMAP_I2C [=y]

Fixes and Code Enhancements

 

If there are fixes and or code enhancements that need to be added to this
driver please either

1. Send the patches to the relevant Linux Kernel community as listed in the maintainers file located: Here

or

2.  Contact your TI representative.

 

 

TI Devices (1)

Part Number Name Product Family
LP8860-Q1  Automotive Low-EMI High-Performance 4-Channel LED Driver  LED drivers 

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