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    SubjectRe: Is platform_device_register_simple() deprecated?
    On Wed, Apr 12, 2006 at 06:09:48PM -0500, Kumar Gala wrote:
    >
    > On Apr 12, 2006, at 4:41 PM, Greg KH wrote:
    >
    > >On Wed, Apr 12, 2006 at 07:50:37PM +0200, Rene Herman wrote:
    > >>Hi Greg, Russel, Dmitry.
    > >>
    > >>ALSA is using platform_device_register_simple(). Jean Delvare
    > >>pointed:
    > >>
    > >>http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-kernel&m=113398060508534&w=2
    > >>
    > >>out, where _simple looks to be slated for removal. Is this indeed the
    > >>case? ALSA isn't using the resources -- doing a manual alloc/add
    > >>would
    > >>not be a problem...
    > >
    > >Great, care to convert ALSA to use the proper api so we can remove
    > >platform_device_register_simple()?
    >
    > Can we mark this deprecated and add it to feature-removal-schedule.txt.

    Sure, I'll take a patch for that. But really, it's just easier to fix
    up all callers and delete the function. It isn't anything that
    feature-removal-schedule.txt should care about, as it's just the normal
    API changes we do all the time.

    thanks,

    greg k-h
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