Re: [PATCH] Link order of drivers outside drivers/scsi

From: Torben Mathiasen (
Date: Sun Oct 08 2000 - 14:45:13 EST

On Sun, Oct 08 2000, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Thu, 5 Oct 2000, Torben Mathiasen wrote:
> >
> > This patch is a resend of my other link fix patch that didn't get
> > in test9-pre9. I assume this is because of some other changes
> > to upper layer scsi drivers.
> No, I just felt it was too big, and with not enough reason for it at all.
> At this point, I would prefer that we just leave the ordering alone - I
> don' tknow of any actual problems with it, and I don't think it's worth
> re-organizing things to make it the exact same thing it used to be..

No problem, but what about Alan's statement? :

> You need to get the i2o scsi driver run last afte the low level and before
> the high level drivers despite being in drivers/i2o. There are some other
> drivers which arent in drivers/scsi too

It seems reasonable.

Torben Mathiasen <>
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