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Re: 2.4.0 Kernel - Summary

To: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>
Subject: Re: 2.4.0 Kernel - Summary
From: Geert Uytterhoeven <Geert.Uytterhoeven@sonycom.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Jan 2001 14:57:12 +0100 (MET)
Cc: Ian Chilton <ian@ichilton.co.uk>, linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20010117145034.B2517@paradigm.rfc822.org>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On Wed, 17 Jan 2001, Florian Lohoff wrote:
> Its probably a problem with console and tty output getting mixed.
> Definitly a bigger issue as one should merge driver/sbus/zs.c and
> driver/sgi/char/sgiserial.c to one driver. (And probably even
> the Decstation one)

And a zillion other SCC drivers, like e.g. drivers/char/vme_scc.c...

Currently there's one-size-fits-all(?) driver for 16550 (serial.c) and a
collection of SCC drivers spread across the whole tree.

Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

                                                Geert

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