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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 7/9] irq-remove: scsi driver trivial
    Arjan van de Ven wrote:
    > On Fri, 26 Oct 2007 20:37:47 -0400
    > Jeff Garzik <jeff@garzik.org> wrote:
    >
    >> Arjan van de Ven wrote:
    >>> the other serious question is.. how is IRQ_HANDLER_V3 different
    >>> from a #ifdef VERSION >= 2.6.24 .....
    >>> it's not really ;)
    >> Note my mention of backport -- kernel version isn't relevant when the
    >> various enterprise distros have random featuresets under random
    >> kernel versions.
    >>
    >
    > yeah and THEY can put the defines in (RH used to do this fwiw as a
    > generic "this is a RH kernel" define)....
    >
    > but afaik no distro vendor backports such an api change nowadays... and
    > hasn't in 2.6 ever

    People backport drivers all the time that must support a wide range of
    kernels.

    Jeff



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