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SubjectRe: Inconsistent "#ifdef __KERNEL__" on different architectures
On Tue, 5 Jun 2001, Paul Mackerras wrote:

> This is why I added #ifdef __KERNEL__ around most of the contents
> of include/asm-ppc/*.h. It was done deliberately to flush out those
> programs which are depending on kernel headers when they shouldn't.

Whatever the right policy is, the main concern in my initial mail was the
_consistency_ of the kernel headers between different architectures.
So when you want to flush out these programs I see no reason to
inconsistetly change it only on one architecture.

> Paul.


A "No" uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a
"Yes" merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
-- Mahatma Ghandi

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