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From: Cai Huoqing <caihuoqing@baidu.com>
To: <davem@davemloft.net>, <yoshfuji@linux-ipv6.org>,
	<dsahern@kernel.org>, <kuba@kernel.org>
Cc: <netdev@vger.kernel.org>, <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Cai Huoqing <caihuoqing@baidu.com>
Subject: [PATCH 0/2] net: Remove the ipx network layer header files
Date: Fri, 13 Aug 2021 20:08:01 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210813120803.101-1-caihuoqing@baidu.com> (raw)

commit <47595e32869f> ("<MAINTAINERS: Mark some staging directories>")
indicated the ipx network layer as obsolete in Jan 2018,
updated in the MAINTAINERS file.

now, after being exposed for 3 years to refactoring, so to
remove the ipx network layer header files

additionally, there is no module that depends on ipx.h
except a broken staging driver(r8188eu)

Cai Huoqing (2):
  net: Remove net/ipx.h and uapi/linux/ipx.h header files
  MAINTAINERS: Remove the ipx network layer info

 MAINTAINERS              |   5 --
 include/net/ipx.h        | 171 ---------------------------------------
 include/uapi/linux/ipx.h |  87 --------------------
 3 files changed, 263 deletions(-)
 delete mode 100644 include/net/ipx.h
 delete mode 100644 include/uapi/linux/ipx.h

-- 
2.25.1


             reply	other threads:[~2021-08-13 12:08 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-13 12:08 Cai Huoqing [this message]
2021-08-13 12:08 ` [PATCH 1/2] net: Remove net/ipx.h and uapi/linux/ipx.h " Cai Huoqing
2021-09-01 16:02   ` Eugene Syromiatnikov
2021-09-01 16:52     ` Eugene Syromiatnikov
2021-09-01 17:36       ` Steve Grubb
2021-09-02 13:35         ` Cai Huoqing
2021-09-02 16:08           ` Eugene Syromiatnikov
2021-09-22 17:01             ` Paul Cercueil
2021-09-22 17:25               ` Steve Grubb
2021-08-13 12:08 ` [PATCH 2/2] MAINTAINERS: Remove the ipx network layer info Cai Huoqing
2021-08-14 19:30 ` [PATCH 0/2] net: Remove the ipx network layer header files patchwork-bot+netdevbpf

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