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    SubjectRe: New resources - pls, explain :-(
    Alan Cox wrote:
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    > > to rename it, but the only obvious name is "struct device" which has been
    > > stolen by network device drivers.
    > >
    > > The network drivers should really have "struct net_device", and maybe a
    > > nice awk-script will take care of it.
    >
    > Neat, easy and a complete nightmare for back compatibility and driver
    > maintenance. What is wrong with struct io_device ?

    Why not clean up the namespace now? It's a simple #define in drivers,
    and I venture to guess that most people will not notice since they get
    their net drivers from kernel sources.

    Jeff




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