Normally I do not write about new Linux releases but this time I have a reason.
commit 7a208463b20e893e8e2074b2d41b8dc09568ddee Author: Marcin Juszkiewicz Date: Wed Feb 7 22:24:01 2007 +0000 backlight: Add Frontpath ProGear HX1050+ driver Add control of LCD backlight for Frontpath ProGear HX1050+. Patch is based on http://downloads.sf.net/progear/progear-lcd-0.2.tar.gz driver by M Schacht. Signed-off-by: Marcin Juszkiewicz Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie
Now I am waiting for battery subsystem from OLPC to be merged into mainline — ProGear AC/battery support is in my queue.
Linux 2.6.21-rc1 released