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    SubjectRe: [RGC PATCH 0/2] split file2alias using elf sections
    On Fri, Nov 04, 2011 at 01:23:00PM +0100, Alessandro Rubini wrote:
    > When adding a new bus type with autoloading of modules, people should
    > always change the global scripts/mod/file2alias.c source file, whereas
    > most of the new code is just new files and individual Makefile/Kconfig
    > lines.
    > The first patch turns all the "normal" alias generation in a
    > table-driven loop. The second patch moves a few alias types out of the
    > main file2alias.c source, as a demonstration that the thing works.
    > I didn't move all bus/alias types out of the main file, as it's a huge
    > work. But if the approach is going to be accepted I can do that (or
    > happily leave the task to who volunteers).


    I've been wanting this for years, and so have others (Linus, Andrew,

    I'll gladly take this through my driver-core tree, as it can handle
    cross-bus issues like this.

    Do you feel this series is good enough to accept, or do you want to
    respin it again?


    greg k-h

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