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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86 APM: delete Linux kernel APM support

    * Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> wrote:

    >
    > * Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> wrote:
    >
    > > > Okay, I can delay this way:
    > > >
    > > > 2.6.39:
    > > > feature-removal.txt targets 2.6.42 removal
    > > > depend on CONFIG_EXPERT
    > > >
    > > > 2.6.40, 2.6.41:
    > > > WARN once on run-time access
    > > >
    > > > 2.6.42:
    > > > remove.
    > >
    > > Regardless of removal, i'd suggest a "this code is not supported" kind of
    > > WARN() message to the APM code today, into .39 - to see whether it pops up
    > > anywhere - and mark it for -stable as well.
    > >
    > > .42 removal might be too fast, considering the typical release schedule of
    > > Linux distributions. [...]
    >
    > Anyway, i'd ack this schedule if you queued up the WARN() today with a -stable
    > tag, on the condition that if we get complaints about that message, we keep APM
    > support.

    s/today/for .39

    Thanks,

    Ingo


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