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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2.6.23] ibmebus: Prevent bus_id collisions
    > There are currently two GX devices, eHCA and eHEA, which both reside 
    > beneath the root node - this is required by architecture for those
    > devices. Unless they invent a device called
    > "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious", devices in the root note will have a
    > full_name of less than 31 chars. Even in that case, the truncation occurs
    > at the beginning, so the @xxx part that makes the nodes unique will stay
    > in place.

    OK, didn't realize it had to be beneath the root node, and that the
    truncation truncated the front and not the back. I would have done it
    differently, but this should work.

    Acked-by: Joel Schopp <>

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