Re: [PATCH] Fix SCSI proc oops

From: Torben Mathiasen (
Date: Sat Oct 14 2000 - 05:25:52 EST

On Sat, Oct 14 2000, David S. Miller wrote:
> Date: Sat, 14 Oct 2000 12:12:39 +0200
> From: Torben Mathiasen <>
> Are there any reason why sym53c8xx and others initialize proc_name
> only if an adapter was actually found (or in the sym case, if a
> pcibus was found)?
> I see no particular reason. Why not code up the patch to fix all
> these cases so we can find out? :-) I would recommend putting them all
> into the host structure for that driver, unless there is some weird
> reason the driver absolutely must generate the string at run time.

Yeah, lets find out. I'll cook it up.

What do you think. Something you would accept for 2.4?

Torben Mathiasen <>
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