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SubjectRe: include conventions /usr/include/linux/sys ?
On Wed, Nov 22, 2000 at 02:35:43PM -0800, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> Followup to: <>
> By author: "LA Walsh" <>
> In newsgroup:
> >
> > Linus has mentioned a desire to move kernel internal interfaces into
> > a separate kernel include directory. In creating some code, I'm wondering
> > what the name of this should/will be. Does it follow that convention
> > would point toward a linux/sys directory?
> >
> I suggested include/kernel and include/arch with include/linux and
> include/asm being reserved for the kernel interfaces (ioctl and their
> structures mostly.)

It would also be useful to put *32 structures for 32->64bit conversion
in there (to prepare for a generic 32->64bit conversion layer in 2.5)


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