lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2005]   [Jan]   [5]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [PATCH] deprecate (un)register_ioctl32_conversion
Hello!
Quoting r. Christoph Hellwig (hch@infradead.org) "Re: [PATCH] deprecate (un)register_ioctl32_conversion":
> On Wed, Jan 05, 2005 at 04:40:43PM +0200, Michael S. Tsirkin wrote:
> > Hello, Andrew, all!
> >
> > Since in -mm1 we now have a race-free replacement (that being ioctl_compat),
> > here is a patch to deprecate (un)register_ioctl32_conversion.
>
> Sorry, but this is a lot too early. Once there's a handfull users left
> in _mainline_ you can start deprecating it (or better remove it completely).

I dont know. So how will people know they are supposed to convert then?

> So far we have a non-final version of the replacement in -mm and no single
> user converted.

Christoph, I know you want to remove the inode parameter :)

Otherwise I think -mm1 has the final version of the replacement.

MST
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 14:09    [from the cache]
©2003-2014 Jasper Spaans. Advertise on this site