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    SubjectRe: PATCH serial PCI fixes and cleanup
    Just a heads up:  works great for me

    On Thu, Apr 26, 2001 at 07:51:08AM -0400, Jeff Garzik wrote:
    > The attached patch, against 2.4.4-pre7, cleans up the huge pci_board
    > list in serial.c to remove PCI id information. In the process, it (a)
    > demonstrates more complex new-style PCI probing, and (b) fixes a logical
    > disconnect bug which was causing bug reports. The bug caused by me,
    > when I added hotplugging to the serial driver (merging serial_cb in
    > function, but not literally). The bug causes any PCI board which is
    > listed in the serial.c PCI table, but was not
    > missed in the PCI probe.
    > Linus - do not apply just yet. I would prefer this patch go into 2.4.5
    > not 2.4.4, so that we can have a bit more public testing first.
    > tytso - a quick eyeball would be awesome. Ask away with any questions
    > you have.
    > Alan - please consider applying to your tree.
    > Steven - please test, this patch removes the need for your serial.c
    > patch.
    > Others - all testing is welcome.
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