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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Stop pmac_zilog from abusing 8250's device numbers.
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    On Tue, 2007-04-03 at 16:56 -0700, David Miller wrote:
    > From: David Woodhouse <dwmw2@infradead.org>
    > Date: Tue, 03 Apr 2007 19:28:36 -0400
    >
    > > Abusing the 8250 device numbers prevents the 8250 module from being
    > > loaded at the same time as pmac_zilog, and means you can't have both
    > > internal port and PCMCIA or PCI 8250 ports active at the same time.
    >
    > Dynamic minor number allocation for ttyS? would allow this
    > just fine, and that's exactly what we do on sparc as I
    > explained in another response.

    If we can get it past whoever is the current 8250 maintainer, then fine
    with me. Back then, I hit a brick wall.

    Ben.


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