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    SubjectRe: Architecture-specific include files

    > Matthew> Something which came up in one of the hallway discussions at
    > Matthew> the kernelsummit was that a lot of the architecture
    > Matthew> maintainers would find it more convenient if the
    > Matthew> arch-specific header files were moved from include/asm-
    > Matthew> to arch//include. Since we use a symlink _anyway_, no
    > Matthew> global changes to include statements are necessary, we'd
    > Matthew> merely need to change Makefile from
    > [snip]
    > Matthew> Would anyone have a problem with this change? It'll make for
    > Matthew> a hell of a big patch from Linus, but it really will simplify
    > Matthew> the lives of the architecture maintainers.
    > I don't see what it saves, except for the fact you just have to run
    > diff -urN once instead of twice when you want to send Linus a large
    > diff. Or am I missing something?

    Saving one diff urN is nice, plus you can distribute your architecture
    as tar file more easily, plus it is easier to put just your arch in cvs.

    I like it.
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