Unable to access gpios in sysfs entries for 3.14 kernel version with dts files

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Unable to access gpios in sysfs entries for 3.14 kernel version with dts files

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bandarulavanya
Contributor V

Hi All,

i want to toggle gpio pins in sysfs entries.

eg: pin7

echo 7 > /sys/class/gpio/export

echo out > /sys/class/gpio/gpio7/direction

cat /sys/class/gpio/gpio7/direction

out

cat  /sys/class/gpio/gpio7/value

0

echo 1 > /sys/class/gpio/gpio7/value

cat  /sys/class/gpio/gpio7/value

0

Here i am not able to change value for this gpio.

i tried with some other gpio's also all are giving like this only

can anyone please help me i am new to the device tree files.

for this am i need to give any thing in dts file.

Thanks & Regards,

Lavanya

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igorpadykov
NXP TechSupport
NXP TechSupport

Hi Lavanya

please look at simple sysfs gpio tutorial on

Definitive GPIO guide - Studio Kousagi Wiki

Any examples on how to modify the .dts (device tree) source for custom hardware?

also check that used pins were not used for other modules.

Best regards

igor

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