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    SubjectRe: [PATCH/rfc] schedule /sys/device/.../power for removal
    On Pá 12-05-06 03:11:51, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > Pavel Machek <pavel@ucw.cz> wrote:
    > >
    > > It is very ugly, and we really should use names instead.
    > >
    > > Signed-off-by: Pavel Machek <pavel@suse.cz>
    > >
    > > diff --git a/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt b/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt
    > > index 421bcff..dfcfc47 100644
    > > --- a/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt
    > > +++ b/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt
    > > @@ -6,6 +6,16 @@ be removed from this file.
    > >
    > > ---------------------------
    > >
    > > +What: /sys/device/.../power
    > > +When: July 2007
    > > +Files:
    > > +Why: Because it takes integers, and different userland applications
    > > + expect different numbers to mean different things.
    > > + (Pcmcia expect 2 for off, some other code expects 3 for off).
    > > +Who: Pavel Machek <pavel@suse.cz>
    > > +
    > > +---------------------------
    >
    > What will be impacted by this?

    Some obscure place PCMCIA utils, IIRC. There was one more user, but I
    do not remember who it was. Plus there may be few people doing echo
    manually.
    Pavel
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