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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 3/3] IRQ: Maintain regs pointer globally rather than passing to IRQ handlers
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    Ar Iau, 2006-10-05 am 20:52 -0400, ysgrifennodd Jeff Garzik:
    > The overwhelming majority of irq handlers don't use the 'irq' argument
    > either... the driver-supplied pointer is what drivers use, exclusively,
    > to differentiate between different instances.
    >
    > If we are going to break all the irq handlers, I'd suggest going ahead
    > and removing that one too.

    NAK to that, it will mess up a lot of older drivers which still use the
    irq field and also those who want it to print

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