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    SubjectRe: [patch] rio500 devfs support
    Ok, back to the original version then.  Thanx!

    On Mon, Jun 25, 2001 at 12:16:51AM -0600, Richard Gooch wrote:
    > No, it's a bad idea to test the error from devfs_register() unless you
    > *really* have a good reason. Most people who think they have a good
    > reason actually don't, they're just confused :-)
    >
    > The reason you don't want to test the return value is that way the
    > driver works fine with CONFIG_DEVFS=n. Otherwise, you have a driver
    > that doesn't work with devfs, or you have to put ugly #ifdef's in the
    > code.
    >
    > Regards,
    >
    > Richard....
    > Permanent: rgooch@atnf.csiro.au
    > Current: rgooch@ras.ucalgary.ca
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