LKML Archive on lore.kernel.org
help / color / mirror / Atom feed
From: Russell King <rmk+lkml@arm.linux.org.uk>
To: Adrian Bunk <bunk@stusta.de>
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>,
	spyro@f2s.com, James.Bottomley@SteelEye.com,
	linux-scsi@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [RFC: 2.6 patch] remove the broken SCSI_ACORNSCSI_3 driver
Date: Sun, 29 Jul 2007 16:22:48 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20070729152248.GB25431@flint.arm.linux.org.uk> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20070729145915.GF16817@stusta.de>

On Sun, Jul 29, 2007 at 04:59:15PM +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> The SCSI_ACORNSCSI_3 driver:
> - has been marked as BROKEN for more than one year and
> - is still marked as BROKEN.
> 
> Drivers that had been marked as BROKEN for such a long time seem to be
> unlikely to be revived in the forseeable future.
> 
> But if anyone wants to ever revive this driver, the code is still
> present in the older kernel releases.

NAK.  I've had a patch to resurect it for some time.  Notice that this
merge window I applied some patches to the other acorn scsi drivers -
once I get enough time to separate out the changes I'll be applying
those patches.  It's relatively low priority for me though.

-- 
Russell King
 Linux kernel    2.6 ARM Linux   - http://www.arm.linux.org.uk/
 maintainer of:

  reply	other threads:[~2007-07-29 15:36 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-07-29 14:59 Adrian Bunk
2007-07-29 15:22 ` Russell King [this message]
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2007-02-20  0:07 Adrian Bunk
2007-01-21 19:14 Adrian Bunk
2007-01-06 20:51 Adrian Bunk

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=20070729152248.GB25431@flint.arm.linux.org.uk \
    --to=rmk+lkml@arm.linux.org.uk \
    --cc=James.Bottomley@SteelEye.com \
    --cc=akpm@osdl.org \
    --cc=bunk@stusta.de \
    --cc=linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=linux-scsi@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=spyro@f2s.com \
    --subject='Re: [RFC: 2.6 patch] remove the broken SCSI_ACORNSCSI_3 driver' \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for NNTP newsgroup(s).