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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] register_blkdev
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    On Sat, 2003-03-08 at 00:50, Greg KH wrote:
    > > So we need a maxminors flag in the register for 2.6 I guess ?
    >
    > Do you mean to only increase the number of majors, and not minors then?

    How about an interface that looks like

    register_chr_device(blah. blah, MY_MAX_MINOR);

    and we can delete all the if < 0 || >= MAX return logic from the drivers
    as we go. Right now each driver checks and several in the past had off
    by one errors.

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