Suunto download missing alerts?

Linus Torvalds torvalds at
Tue Sep 20 21:39:28 PDT 2016

On Tue, Sep 20, 2016 at 9:11 PM, Linus Torvalds
<torvalds at> wrote:
> We then translate those things inro something human-readable in
> subsurface in core/libdivecomputer.c: handle_event().
> And it looks like that translation is fine, although maybe we should
> make it be based on the symbolic numbers, rather than hardcoded. But
> SAMPLE_EVENT_AIRTIME is (21), and events[21] is "airtime", so it
> _looks_ right.

Here's a patch that shouldn't make any difference what-so-ever, but
changes our handle_event() array to be a lot more obvious about the

Completely untested, because that's how I roll. A *sane*
libdivecomputer backend (cough Suunto EON Steel cough) would just give
us a string to begin with, rather than those odd numbers (that really
seem to be based on some old Suunto events rather than anything

Dirk - I've signed off on it because it looks so obviously correct and
it does compile. So how could it *possibly* break. But you should
probably wait for somebody to test this. Hopefully Miika while he
tries to figure out why libdivecomputer tries to tell him he as a
mandatory safety stop rather than being out of air.

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