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From: "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@zytor.com>
To: "Robert P. J. Day" <rpjday@mindspring.com>
Cc: Linux kernel mailing list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Introduce two new maturlty levels:  DEPRECATED and OBSOLETE.
Date: Wed, 17 Jan 2007 13:55:27 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <45AE9B4F.6030003@zytor.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0701171616140.4060@CPE00045a9c397f-CM001225dbafb6>

Robert P. J. Day wrote:
>   To go along with the EXPERIMENTAL kernel config status, introduce
> two new states:  DEPRECATED and OBSOLETE.

I think this is a very good idea.  If nothing else, it gives some 
middle-of-the-roadness to the continual "to remove or not to remove" debate.

	-hpa

  reply	other threads:[~2007-01-17 21:55 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-17 21:21 Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-17 21:55 ` H. Peter Anvin [this message]
2007-01-17 21:56 ` H. Peter Anvin
2007-01-17 22:05   ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-17 22:07   ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-18 10:18     ` Jan Engelhardt
2007-01-18 10:38       ` Robert P. J. Day

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