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From: "Nicholas A. Bellinger" <nab@linux-iscsi.org>
To: Mark Tuttle <marklinux@tuttlelabs.com>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: struct page vs page_link
Date: Sat, 09 Feb 2008 04:06:17 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <1202558777.1805.220.camel@haakon2.linux-iscsi.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <9803672c0802082228h2c3f543ak8c631fcd3a8077ea@mail.gmail.com>

On Sat, 2008-02-09 at 01:28 -0500, Mark Tuttle wrote:
> Regarding:
> commit 18dabf473e15850c0dbc8ff13ac1e2806d542c15
> 
> This actually breaks the 802.11 subsystem (http://80211.sf.net) which
> relies on the page struct. (ieee80211_crypt_wep.c, line 190) Can
> anyone suggest an alternative kernel function or method? As of 2.6.24,
> the 802.11 subsystem cannot compile.
> 

Greetings Mark,

I have been updating the LIO-Target codebase to 2.6.24 recently, and
posted some information about what I ended up doing for struct
scatterlist->page changing to scatterlist->page_link and
include/linux/scatterlist.h

http://lkml.org/lkml/2008/2/4/111

Hope this helps,

--nab


  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-09 12:09 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-09  6:28 Mark Tuttle
2008-02-09 12:06 ` Nicholas A. Bellinger [this message]
2008-02-10 19:26   ` Mark Tuttle
2008-02-13  4:20     ` Nicholas A. Bellinger

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