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From: Valdis.Kletnieks@vt.edu
To: "Robert P. J. Day" <rpjday@mindspring.com>
Cc: Linux kernel mailing list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: "obsolete" versus "deprecated", and a new config option?
Date: Wed, 17 Jan 2007 17:54:13 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200701172254.l0HMsDMK022934@turing-police.cc.vt.edu> (raw)
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Wed, 17 Jan 2007 17:04:20 EST." <Pine.LNX.4.64.0701171654480.4298@CPE00045a9c397f-CM001225dbafb6>

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On Wed, 17 Jan 2007 17:04:20 EST, "Robert P. J. Day" said:

> > How much of the 'OBSOLETE' code should just be labelled 'BROKEN'
> > instead?
> 
> the stuff that's actually "broken."  :-)

Right - the question is how much code qualifies as either/both, and which
we should use when we encounter the random driver that's both obsolete
*and* broken...

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  reply	other threads:[~2007-01-17 22:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-17 16:51 Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-17 18:13 ` Bill Davidsen
2007-01-17 18:42   ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-17 21:54 ` Valdis.Kletnieks
2007-01-17 22:04   ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-17 22:54     ` Valdis.Kletnieks [this message]
2007-01-17 22:51       ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-18 21:37         ` H. Peter Anvin

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