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SubjectRe: Submissions for 2.4.19-pre [sdmany (Richard Gooch)] [Discuss :) ]
On Tue, 26 Feb 2002, Alan Cox wrote:

> Even if your hack reflected the newer table it would still be an ugly hack
> for a few special case situations rather than any notion of release quality.
> Its a very clever devfs hack, but its still an ugly hack
>
> Do it right, and do it in 2.5

Hate to say it but 2.5 is not ready for any kind of production use, and
some people really need to connect more SCSI devices than are currently
supported. That's NOT ivory tower, it's real world "do it with Linux"
problem solving.

If you have a "do it right" solution which is stable, for a stable kernel,
please let us know. This isn't a theoretical problem.

--
bill davidsen <davidsen@tmr.com>
CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with little computers since 1979.

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