Re: Linux 2.4.20-pre1

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Tue Aug 06 2002 - 13:48:22 EST

On Tue, 2002-08-06 at 18:17, Jean Tourrilhes wrote:
> Yep, tons of these :
> -----------------------------------------------
> - IRDA_DEBUG(4, __FUNCTION__ "(), speed=%d (was %d)\n", speed,
> - self->speed);
> + IRDA_DEBUG(4, "%s(), speed=%d (was %d)\n", __FUNCTION__,
> + speed, self->speed);
> -----------------------------------------------
> Between this and fixing a Oops or Deadlock, I'll take the
> second any day.

I'd prefer to be able to read the errors too but yes.

> Alan if anything was pending, so that I could avoid wasting my time
> and instead wait for the next release doing something else.
> I guess it's too late, I already wasted my afternoon.

By the time you asked I'd sent them

> The second thing that bugs me is that because those patches
> pass behind my back, they won't get applied to *both* 2.4.X and
> 2.5.X. Because of that, keeping 2.4.X and 2.5.X in synch is an
> exercise in futility.

I sent them to the maintainer.

P: Dag Brattli
M: Dag Brattli <>
S: Maintained

If thats wrong, then thats why you never found out.

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