LDP and comedi

Ian Abbott abbotti at mev.co.uk
Mon Oct 29 13:03:25 UTC 2007


On 28/10/07 18:02, Frank Mori Hess wrote:
> On Sunday 28 October 2007 12:55, Greg KH wrote:
>> On Sun, Oct 28, 2007 at 12:19:31PM -0400, Frank Mori Hess wrote:
>>> On Friday 26 October 2007 00:38, Greg KH wrote:
>>>> Some of the things you might not want in the cvs tree (#ifdef
>>>> removals for old kernel versions), but the majority should not be an
>>>> issue (typedef removals, whitespace, proper driver core integration,
>>>> etc.)
>> What about these issues?  Will you take patches to remove the backward
>> compatibility portions of comedi?
> 
> Yes.  Although, most of the remaining compatibility code has always been 
> kept in separate header files that are transparently included before the 
> kernel's real headers.  So there should be no need to remove it.

Might be worth creating a CVS branch for the kernel inclusion patches to
avoid leaving the trunk in an unusable state.

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