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    SubjectRe: [PATCH/RFC] parport_pc: remove ancient, overeager quirk that disables EPP support on many chipsets
    Adam Baker wrote:

    > The code has sat around for a long time because when I first posted the patch
    > I got no feedback to indicate if anyone else was suffering from the bug and if
    > anyone else had hardware that exhibited the bug it was supposed to fix so I
    > didn't want to pursue submitting it. Over the years I have seen occasional
    > reports of users suffering from the problem but I no longer have any EPP
    > hardware to test it on.
    > That's why I posted the mail that said if someone else can verify the patch is
    > still useful I'm happy for it to be submitted with my signed off by on it

    Makes sense. Thanks for explaining and thanks for your work, Adam.
    Actually I think 3 years before a patch gets the attention it deserves
    is not so bad --- it was mostly that the problem has been known since
    1999 that bothered me. :)

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