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SubjectRe: Merge I2O patches from -mm

Christoph Hellwig wrote:
>>>add a controller_add and add controller_remove method, taking a typesafe
>>>i2o_controller * instead of the multiplexer.
>>I had this before, but i want the notification also for I2O devices,
>>because the driver model won't call probe functions for devices, which
>>are already occupied by a other driver.
> Then please add more methods. Multiplexer calls are an extremly bad idea.

Okay, i prefer type safety too, but i also don't like too many functions...

What do you think about that:

enum i2o_notify {
ADD = 0;

i2o_notify_controller(enum i2o_notify, struct i2o_controller *);
i2o_notify_device(enum i2o_notify, struct i2o_device *);

Best regards,

Markus Lidel
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