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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/4] strip: move driver to staging
    On Mon, Oct 26, 2009 at 06:24:34PM +0100, Pavel Machek wrote:
    > On Mon 2009-10-26 12:55:19, John W. Linville wrote:
    > > On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 06:10:06PM +0200, Pavel Machek wrote:

    > > > There's no TODO to say what needs to be fixed. You just don't want to
    > > > maintain it. Because there's nothing to fix, noone has reason to patch
    > > > it, and the (working, good enough) driver will just be removed.
    > >
    > > "ongoing maintenance for no clear benefit" -- that is what is wrong
    > > with it.
    >
    > And how is moving to staging helping with that?

    Because no one is required to protect staging drivers from API-change
    breakage.

    John
    --
    John W. Linville Someday the world will need a hero, and you
    linville@tuxdriver.com might be all we have. Be ready.


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