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Re: i2c-algo-ite and i2c-ite planned for removal

To: Pete Popov <ppopov@embeddedalley.com>
Subject: Re: i2c-algo-ite and i2c-ite planned for removal
From: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org>
Date: Fri, 16 Jun 2006 22:29:08 +0200
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Hi Pete,

> > So basically we have two drivers in the kernel tree for 5 years or so,
> > which never were usable, and nobody seemed to care. 
> 
> For historical correctness, this driver was once upon a time usable,
> though it was a few years ago. It was written by MV for some ref board
> that had the ITE chip and it did work. That ref board is no longer
> around so it's probably safe to nuke the driver. 

In which kernel version? In every version I checked (2.4.12, 2.4.30,
2.6.0 and 2.6.16) it wouldn't compile due to struct iic_ite being used
but never defined (and possibly other errors, but I can't test-compile
the driver.)

-- 
Jean Delvare

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