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    SubjectRe: [PATCH RESEND] x86, intel_mid: ADC management
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    Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org> wrote:

    >On Wed, Apr 11, 2012 at 05:30:47PM +0100, Jonathan Cameron wrote:
    >> >Anyway, all I care about to get this code out of staging is that you
    >> >feel your userspace api is "sane" and not going to change. Your
    >> >in-kernel stuff can radically change every kernel release with no
    >> >objection from me at all.
    >> >
    >> >And from what I can tell, your userspace stuff looks pretty stable
    >now,
    >> >right? So, I don't mind moving this all out of staging for 3.5
    >as-is.
    >>
    >> There are corners of the userspace abi that aren't but they aren't
    >> related to the core so we can break the abi docs in two and just move
    >> the good stuff...
    >
    >Ok, that sounds like a good first step.
    >
    >> >If so, I'll be glad to make the change to my repo so it starts to
    >show
    >> >up in linux-next in the "correct" place whenever you want me to.
    >>
    >> Will clear current queue under review then that would be great.
    >>
    >> Note we will need to leave a lot of drivers in staging for now so
    >move
    >> may require a few sed scripts to link up headers etc... quite a lot
    >> of drivers are way off.
    >
    >Why would some drivers stay? It should only be because of the
    >userspace
    >api, not because they don't work properly, that's never stopped drivers
    >from entering the main part of the kernel before :)
    >
    You got it in one. They have userspace interfaces that are miles from where they should be...
    >> Lets start a fresh thread on the move to make sure everyone agrees on
    >> what is ready!
    >
    >Sounds good.
    >
    >greg k-h

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