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Re: [patch] 2.4: Revert interface removal

To: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: [patch] 2.4: Revert interface removal
From: Carsten Langgaard <carstenl@mips.com>
Date: Mon, 05 Aug 2002 13:05:35 +0200
Cc: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>, linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
References: <Pine.GSO.3.96.1020805105624.18894C-100000@delta.ds2.pg.gda.pl> <20020805124154.B6365@dea.linux-mips.net>
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Changing the scatterlist and the pci functions seems to break things in the IDE
interface.

/Carsten


Ralf Baechle wrote:

> On Mon, Aug 05, 2002 at 11:05:40AM +0200, Maciej W. Rozycki wrote:
>
> >  A recent change to include/asm-mips/scatterlist.h broke
> > drivers/scsi/dec_esp.c.  Since 2.4.19 is not the proper version to remove
> > interfaces, I'm going to check in the following patch to the 2.4 branch to
> > revert the change (with a slightly sanitized type for the dvma_address
> > member).
> >
> >  Any objections?
>
> Sorry for simply removing the structure, that was an accident.  The
> question why the use of struct mmu_sglist still hasn't been replaced by
> newer interfaces stays ...
>
> So please go ahead and commit your patch.
>
>   Ralf

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