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SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/5] new dasd ioctl patchkit
Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> As long as we backout the bogus eer
> patch before 2.6.16 all the cleanups and even the eckd ioctl fix
> can wait. But don't put this crappy interface into 1.6.16 and thus
> SLES10 so that applications start to rely on it.
ACK: Given that a) both Horst and Christoph think the ioctl interface
needs cleanup but proposed cleanup interfers with existing
functionality (cmb), and b) later cleanup would change the
user-interface of eer, we should rush neither the ioctl change nor
eer into .16 until the maintainer is back afaics.


Carsten Otte
IBM Linux technology center
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