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Re: broken devfs-support in SGI Zilog8530 serial driver

To: Raoul Borenius <raoul@shuttle.de>
Subject: Re: broken devfs-support in SGI Zilog8530 serial driver
From: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>
Date: Mon, 1 Apr 2002 21:29:57 +0200
Cc: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>, linux-mips@oss.sgi.com, devfs@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20020331150023.GA30224@bunny.shuttle.de>
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On Sun, Mar 31, 2002 at 05:00:23PM +0200, Raoul Borenius wrote:
> Thanks for including the changes fr the ttyS's. But it seems you forgot the
> callout-devices:
> 
> > @@ -1911,7 +1915,11 @@
> >          * major number and the subtype code.
> >          */
> >         callout_driver = serial_driver;
> > +#ifdef CONFIG_DEVFS_FS
> > +       callout_driver.name = "cua/%d";
> > +#else
> >         callout_driver.name = "cua";
> > +#endif
> >         callout_driver.major = TTYAUX_MAJOR;
> >         callout_driver.subtype = SERIAL_TYPE_CALLOUT;
> > 
> 
> Could you commit that too?
> 

I thought the callout devices are officially "dead" and should disappear
"Real Soon Now(tm)" as beeing a locking hell and unneeded.

Flo
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