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    SubjectRe: [v4l-dvb-maintainer] [GIT PATCHES] V4L/DVB changes for 2.6.24
    On 10/11/07, Andrew Morton <> wrote:
    > On Thu, 11 Oct 2007 01:00:39 +0200
    > "Markus Rechberger" <> wrote:
    > Please don't send 900 line emails to which you have added only an additional
    > paragraph.
    > > > drivers/media/video/em28xx/em28xx-core.c | 1 -
    > > > drivers/media/video/em28xx/em28xx-input.c | 1 -
    > > > drivers/media/video/em28xx/em28xx-video.c | 6 +-
    > >
    > > not accepted
    > Until your attempt to get the userspace-driver work merged into the kernel
    > is successful (and from my reading of last month's discussion it is nowhere
    > near that), we should continue to maintain the present driver.
    > If you choose to not participate in that maintenance then others will need
    > to do their best in this regard.
    > What we should not and will not do is to permit the current driver to be
    > held hostage to your attempt to force a controversial and apparently
    > unwelcome change into the tree.

    It makes no sense to keep the kernel driver uptodate, it would make
    more sense to support the latest driver (which some people are
    I just had a look at the driver downloads it makes around 600
    downloads for september for this driver. If someone's interested in
    those stats I can give access to it privatly.
    The current option for people who own such a device is to take the
    driver from

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