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SubjectRe: [patch] enums to clear suspend-state confusion

On Wed, 18 Aug 2004, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:

>
> > Yes, that's exactly what I did... Unfortunately typedef means ugly
> > code. So I'll just switch it back to enum system_state, and lets care
> > about device power managment when it hits us, okay?
>
> I don't agree... with this approach, we'll have to change all drivers
> _twice_ when we move to something more descriptive than a scalar

I totally agree. Why be hasty? We need to do it right and do it once. If
that means a couple of more weeks and several more emails, than so be it.
Otherwise, we'll be stuck with a sub-par solution for who knows how long.


Pat
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