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SubjectDevelopment tree, PLEASE?
OK, I don't know abotu others, but I'm starting to get sick of this 
unstable stable kernel. Either change the statements allover that were
made that even-numbered kernels were going to be stable or open 2.7.
Removing devfs has profound effects on userland. It's one thing to screw
with all of the embedded developers, nearly all kernel module developers,
etc, by changing internal APIs but this is completely out of hand.

Normally I wouldn't care, and I'd just stay away from 'stable' until
someone finally figured out that a dev tree really is needed, but I can't
stay quiet anymore. 2.6.x is anything but stable right now. It might be
stable in the sense that most any development kernel is stable in that it
runs without crashing, but it's not at all stable in the sense that
everything is changing as if it were an odd numbered dev tree.

Yes, I'm venting some frustrations here, but I can't be the only one. I
know now I'm going to be called a troll or a naysayer but whatever. The
fact is it needs saying. I shouldn't have to do major changes to
accomodate sysfs in a *STABLE* kernel when going between point revs. This
is just not how it's been done in the past.

I can sympathize with the need to push code out to users faster, and to
simplify maintenance as LK is a huge project, but at the expense of how
many developers?



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into trouble of all kinds."
-- Samuel Butler
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