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SubjectRe: [PATCH] ide/Kconfig: mark ide-scsi as deprecated
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On Wed, 3 Sep 2008 19:43:55 +0200
Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <bzolnier@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wednesday 03 September 2008, FUJITA Tomonori wrote:
> > On Tue, 19 Aug 2008 21:11:44 +0200
> > Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <bzolnier@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > Mark ide-scsi as deprecated and remove stale/bogus documentation.
> > >
> > > Signed-off-by: Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <bzolnier@gmail.com>
> > > ---
> > > drivers/ide/Kconfig | 16 +---------------
> > > 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 15 deletions(-)
> >
> > Can we add ide-scsi to Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt?
>
> Sure, care to send a patch?

2.6.30 is too far?

=
From: FUJITA Tomonori <fujita.tomonori@lab.ntt.co.jp>
Subject: [PATCH] add deprecated ide-scsi to feature-removal-schedule.txt

Signed-off-by: FUJITA Tomonori <fujita.tomonori@lab.ntt.co.jp>
---
Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt | 8 ++++++++
1 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
diff --git a/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt b/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt
index eb1a47b..feb84b0 100644
--- a/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt
+++ b/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt
@@ -322,3 +322,11 @@ Why: Accounting can now be enabled/disabled without kernel recompilation.
controlled by a kernel/module/sysfs/sysctl parameter.
Who: Krzysztof Piotr Oledzki <ole@ans.pl>

+---------------------------
+
+What: ide-scsi (BLK_DEV_IDESCSI)
+When: 2.6.30
+Why: The 2.6 kernel supports direct writing to ide CD drives, which
+ eliminates the need for ide-scsi. The new method is more
+ efficient in every way.
+Who: Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <bzolnier@gmail.com>
--
1.5.4.2


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