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SubjectRe: [PATCH] 2.5.14 IDE 56
On Wed, May 08, 2002 at 09:36:27AM +0200, Martin Dalecki wrote:
> >
> >For e.g. could the same arguments could be made for lspci only
> >interface to pci info rather than /proc/bus/pci? The following
> >references are made to /proc/bus/pci on my system:
> In esp. in sigth of the fact that we have a device tree filesystem, I
> rather think that /prco/bus/pci is obsolete indeed.

Not quite yet. I considered moving the functionality of /proc/bus/pci
into driverfs, but couldn't find a good solid reason to do it (and it
would involve changing lspci and any other userspace programs that use
it today.)

Now reimplementing /proc/bus/pci as a stand alone filesystem mounted in
that position (like usbfs is) is another story. pcifs anyone? :)


greg k-h
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