[lkml]   [2002]   [Aug]   [18]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: IDE?
On Fri, Aug 16, 2002 at 05:10:12PM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:

> On Sat, 17 Aug 2002, Anton Altaparmakov wrote:
> >
> > Out of curiosity, who is going to be IDE 2.5 kernel maintainer now?
> Well, as I implied, Alan seems to be not completely unwilling to work on
> it, and unlike me he _can_ interact with Andre most of the time. Possibly
> Jens will do the 2.5.x side, of it (with Alan working on 2.4), but we've
> not talked it through.
> I'd like Vojtech to be a bit involved too, he seemed to do some
> much-needed cleanups for PIIX4 IDE (now gone, since we couldn't save just
> those parts..)

I'll make patches for 2.5 to bring the low-level driver cleanups back.
Not just piix.c - also aec62xx.c and amd74xx.c - the last one was in 2.5
for a LONG time already and I'm not particularly happy it got lost.

If desirable (What's your opinion, Alan?) I can make equivalent patches
for 2.4 as well.

Vojtech Pavlik
SuSE Labs
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:28    [W:0.125 / U:0.868 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site