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    SubjectRe: [Patch 3/5] dm: make v4 of the ioctl interface the default
    On Tue, Nov 25, 2003 at 10:15:18AM -0700, Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
    > Joe Thornber wrote:
    > >For the last few months the tools have supported both v1 and v4
    > >interfaces, allowing people to roll back to older kernels. I will
    > >update the Kconfig help as you suggest to be more specific about the
    > >tool versions.
    > My biggest concern here is that even if someone downloads the latest
    > device-mapper tools tarball and compiles it on their system, unless they
    > specifically point it at 2.6 kernel headers it won't compile in v4 ioctl
    > support, so they could be unpleasantly surprised.

    The tools build against their own copies of the header files.

    - Joe
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