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    SubjectRe: [Patch 3/5] dm: make v4 of the ioctl interface the default
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    On Tuesday 25 November 2003 10:47, Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
    > Joe Thornber wrote:
    > > Make the version-4 ioctl interface the default kernel configuration
    > > option. If you have out of date tools you will need to use the v1
    > > interface.
    >
    > Actually, isn't the proper way to say this "if your tools are older than
    > X and/or were _not_ built against recent 2.6 headers you need to use the
    > v1 interface"?
    >
    > Also, if you're going to change the default you should change the help
    > text correspondingly.

    How's this look?

    --
    Kevin Corry
    kevcorry@us.ibm.com
    http://evms.sourceforge.net/


    --- a/drivers/md/Kconfig 2003-11-23 19:31:11.000000000 -0600
    +++ b/drivers/md/Kconfig 2003-11-25 11:07:00.000000000 -0600
    @@ -138,9 +138,11 @@
    config DM_IOCTL_V4
    bool "ioctl interface version 4"
    depends on BLK_DEV_DM
    + default y
    ---help---
    - Recent tools use a new version of the ioctl interface, only
    - select this option if you intend using such tools.
    + Recent tools use this new version of the ioctl interface. Only
    + select N for this option if you use out-of-date tools that weren't
    + compiled for this interface (e.g. LVM2 prior to v2.00.00).

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