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    SubjectRe: [linux-usb-devel] Re: Commit "[PATCH] USB: Always do usb-handoff" breaks my powerbook
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    On Tue, 2005-11-01 at 09:28 +0000, Alan Cox wrote:
    > On Maw, 2005-11-01 at 14:30 +1100, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
    > > Damn, those quirks should really be either more careful or be made
    > > platform specific if they are x86 junk workarounds.
    >
    > USB handoff is fairly x86 specific. The x86 folks took great care to
    > handle back compatibility while Apple was content to just dump the users
    > and machines.

    What is this comment supposed to mean ? Backward compatiblity on Macs is
    very high, thanks to mostly software not relying on stupid & broken
    hardware implementation details...

    > Not "illegal" -> "invalid".
    >
    > Please get that right as we have far too many incorrect uses of
    > "illegal" in publically visible printk calls. Illegal means "prohibited
    > by law".

    Oh well, whatever you say..

    Ben.


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