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From: Jeff Garzik <>
To: Matti Linnanvuori <>
Subject: Re: [patch v1.2.34] WAN: merge driver retina
Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2008 05:34:08 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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Matti Linnanvuori wrote:
> 2008/9/14 Jeff Garzik <>:
>> Changes look good, but do not apply to the 'retina' branch.  Also, the
>> virt_to_bus/virt_to_phys stuff should be replaced with DMA mapping API
>> usage.
> Actually there is one call of virt_to_phys in the patch I sent.
> I don't know any way to replace virt_to_phys and still use remap_pfn_range.
> If all architectures support virt_to_phys, I see no reason to replace it with
> something else. The driver is legacy.

We do not merge new drivers that use deprecated APIs.

The whole point of a deprecated API is that you wish to remove it 


  reply	other threads:[~2008-10-16  9:34 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-07-04  6:39 [patch 1.2.32] " Matti Linnanvuori
2008-08-07  6:31 ` Jeff Garzik
     [not found]   ` <>
     [not found]     ` <>
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2008-09-30  9:51         ` [patch v1.2.34] " Matti Linnanvuori
2008-10-16  9:34           ` Jeff Garzik [this message]
2008-10-16  9:35             ` David Miller

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