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SubjectRE: [PATCH 1/1] Staging: hv: storvsc: Move the storage driver out of the staging area
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Greg KH [mailto:gregkh@linuxfoundation.org]
> Sent: Friday, February 10, 2012 1:02 PM
> To: KY Srinivasan; jbottomley@parallels.com
> Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org; devel@linuxdriverproject.org;
> virtualization@lists.osdl.org; ohering@suse.com; hch@infradead.org; linux-
> scsi@vger.kernel.org
> Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/1] Staging: hv: storvsc: Move the storage driver out of the
> staging area
>
> On Thu, Feb 09, 2012 at 02:14:48PM -0800, K. Y. Srinivasan wrote:
> > The storage driver (storvsc_drv.c) handles all block storage devices
> > assigned to Linux guests hosted on Hyper-V. This driver has been in the
> > staging tree for a while and this patch moves it out of the staging area.
> >
> > James was willing to apply this patch during the 3.3-rc phase and a decision
> > was taken to defer this to 3.4 since Greg had queued up a bunch of storvsc
> > patches for 3.4. Now that Greg has applied all of the pending storvsc patches,
> > I am sending this patch to move this driver out of staging. Based on James'
> > recommendation, this patch gets rid of the unneeded files in the staging/hv
> > directory.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: K. Y. Srinivasan <kys@microsoft.com>
> > ---
> > drivers/scsi/Kconfig | 7 +++++++
> > drivers/scsi/Makefile | 3 +++
> > drivers/{staging/hv => scsi}/storvsc_drv.c | 0
> > drivers/staging/Kconfig | 2 --
> > drivers/staging/Makefile | 1 -
> > drivers/staging/hv/Kconfig | 5 -----
> > drivers/staging/hv/Makefile | 3 ---
> > drivers/staging/hv/TODO | 5 -----
> > 8 files changed, 10 insertions(+), 16 deletions(-)
> > rename drivers/{staging/hv => scsi}/storvsc_drv.c (100%)
> > delete mode 100644 drivers/staging/hv/Kconfig
> > delete mode 100644 drivers/staging/hv/Makefile
> > delete mode 100644 drivers/staging/hv/TODO
>
> James, can I add your Acked-by: for this patch?

James,
Based on my understanding of your comments, I think this is what you
wanted. So, what is the verdict.

Regards,

K. Y.




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