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    SubjectRe: [RFC] Making drivers/char/watchdog
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    On Mon, 15 Apr 2002 22:32:28 -0400 (EDT), 
    Rob Radez <rob@osinvestor.com> wrote:
    >This e-mail probably doesn't affect 99% of you out there, but it's coming
    >into your inboxes anyways :-). How would people feel about moving the
    >22 watchdog drivers into their own subdirectory off of drivers/char/ in
    >both 2.4 and 2.5? (Well, 2.5 only has 18 at the moment, but I'm planning
    >on adding the 4 2.4-only drivers to 2.5 once updating 2.4 is done)
    >
    >I've received a bunch of inquiries about breaking them into their own
    >subdirectory. At the moment there are 20 watchdog drivers in
    >drivers/char/ and 2 in drivers/sbus/char/ in 2.4, and 16 in drivers/char/
    >and 2 in drivers/sbus/char/ in 2.5. I think putting them all into one
    >place will make them easier to maintain, more standardized, and less
    >buggy.

    Moving the watchdogs to their own directory makes sense, but watch out
    for config sensitivity. ATM drivers/sbus is only selected if the arch
    is not m68k (anybody know why?) and the whole drivers/sbus/char
    directory is conditioned on CONFIG_SBUSCHAR.

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