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From: Rusty Russell <>
To: Kay Sievers <>
Cc: "linux-kernel" <>, Greg KH <>
Subject: Re: virtio: struct device - replace bus_id with dev_name(), dev_set_name()
Date: Thu, 6 Nov 2008 14:45:11 +1100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Friday 31 October 2008 06:10:22 Kay Sievers wrote:
> This patch is part of a larger patch series which will remove
> the "char bus_id[20]" name string from struct device. The device
> name is managed in the kobject anyway, and without any size
> limitation, and just needlessly copied into "struct device".

OK, I've applied this patch.

I'm curious how you're going to handle out-of-memory conditions?


  reply	other threads:[~2008-11-06  3:45 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-10-30 19:10 Kay Sievers
2008-11-06  3:45 ` Rusty Russell [this message]
2008-11-06  6:28   ` Kay Sievers
2008-11-06 11:18     ` Rusty Russell

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