Re: Linux v2.5.43

From: Bill Davidsen (
Date: Wed Oct 16 2002 - 16:05:04 EST

On Tue, 15 Oct 2002, Linus Torvalds wrote:

> A huge merging frenzy for the feature freeze, although I also spent a few
> days getting rid of the need for ide-scsi.c and the SCSI layer to burn
> CD-ROM's with the IDE driver (it still needs an update to cdrecord, I sent
> those off to the maintainer).

I hope you haven't broken running WITH ide-scsi, because most people still
run 2.4 kernels in real life and only test 2.5 because someone has to do
it. Reconfiguring the system to use ide-scsi or not is just one more PITA
thing which needs to be done, or more likely forgotten, with every new

bill davidsen <>
  CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with little computers since 1979.

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