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Subjectpatch uio-change-driver-name-of-uio_pdrv.patch added to gregkh-2.6 tree

This is a note to let you know that I've just added the patch titled

Subject: UIO: Change driver name of uio_pdrv

to my gregkh-2.6 tree. Its filename is


This tree can be found at

From Tue Sep 23 15:59:56 2008
From: "Hans J. Koch" <>
Date: Thu, 18 Sep 2008 23:03:07 +0200
Subject: UIO: Change driver name of uio_pdrv
To: Greg KH <>
Cc: Uwe Kleine-König <>, LKML <>
Message-ID: <20080918210306.GC2991@local>
Content-Disposition: inline

The generic UIO platform device driver should be given a unique driver ID and
not just "uio". This is especially important since we now have a similar driver
named uio_pdrv_genirq. Currently, there's no user of this driver in the
mainline kernel.

Signed-off-by: Hans J. Koch <>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>

drivers/uio/uio_pdrv.c | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

--- a/drivers/uio/uio_pdrv.c
+++ b/drivers/uio/uio_pdrv.c
@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@
#include <linux/uio_driver.h>
#include <linux/stringify.h>

-#define DRIVER_NAME "uio"
+#define DRIVER_NAME "uio_pdrv"

struct uio_platdata {
struct uio_info *uioinfo;

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