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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] scsi: consistent use of __u8 in scsi/scsi.h
    On 07/29/2009 04:56 PM, James Bottomley wrote:
    > On Wed, 2009-07-29 at 14:11 +0300, Michael S. Tsirkin wrote:
    >> scsi/scsi.h is exported to userspace, so it should
    >> use __u8 instead of u8 as other userspace-visible headers do.
    > Actually, can we just put a hold on this until we decide what we're
    > doing with exporting include/scsi.
    > Arguments so far are
    > 1. Don't export and let glibc supply the headers (as it does now)
    > 2. Move headers to be exported to include/linux
    > 3. Take over include/scsi export from glibc: this will necessitate
    > comparing our current headers and those of glibc and moving
    > stuff around.

    I'm all for 3. I think if done we should do it for all include/scsi at once.
    No need for prolonged pain.

    []$ ls /usr/include/scsi

    However I'll have to ask my employers if they can spare me, so any other

    * Fix up Kernel headers by complying to check_headers
    * Test drive some example user-mode applications including glibc itself.
    * send patches to glibc
    * send patches to Kernel
    * Notify distributions.

    > James


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