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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: James Bottomley [mailto:jbottomley@parallels.com]
> Sent: Monday, February 13, 2012 2:29 PM
> To: Greg KH
> Cc: KY Srinivasan; 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 Fri, 2012-02-10 at 10:02 -0800, Greg KH wrote:
> > 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?
>
> Yes ... i finally managed to pull your tree down and verify it.
>
> Acked-by: James Bottomley <JBottomley@Parallels.com>

Thank you.

K. Y
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