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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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