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    SubjectRe: [alsa-devel] [PATCH] driver core: remove CONFIG_SYSFS_DEPRECATED
    On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 10:24:18AM +1000, Dave Airlie wrote:
    > On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 9:38 AM, Andrew Morton
    > <> wrote:
    > > On Fri, 9 Jul 2010 11:54:50 -0700
    > > Greg Kroah-Hartman <> wrote:
    > >
    > >> This is no longer needed by any userspace tools, so it's safe to
    > >> remove.
    > Also still used for booting mainline kernels on RHEL5 userspaces.

    Really? I thought that was fixed a long time ago. What kernel was
    RHEL5 originally based on?

    And note that no RHEL5 user is going to be using a .36 kernel on their
    system, that's a completely unsupported and unadvised situation. Heck,
    I'd be amazed if a .34 kernel boots on the thing, does it?

    > Live with your mistakes guys, don't try and bury them.

    I'm not, I honestly thought that we had resolved these issues.

    So, which version of Centos matches up with RHEL5 so I can go download
    it and see if I can resolve this? We might just be able to reduce the
    ammount of code we remove here and keep the Kconfig option around, if
    that old userspace is expecting a portion of the symlinks to still be


    greg k-h

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