Re: [RFC][PATCH 0/75] pci_module_init to pci_register_driver conversion

From: Michal Piotrowski
Date: Thu Aug 17 2006 - 09:06:52 EST

On 17/08/06, Jeff Garzik <jeff@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Greg KH wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 04:26:35AM +0000, Michal Piotrowski wrote:
>> Hi,
>> pci_module_init is obsolete.
>> This patch series converts pci_module_init to pci_register_driver.
>> Can I remove this?
>> include/linux/pci.h:385
>> /*
>> * pci_module_init is obsolete, this stays here till we fix up all usages of it
>> * in the tree.
>> */
>> #define pci_module_init pci_register_driver
> As repeated numerous times, it's up to the network developers if they
> will take this or not.
> I'll hold off on taking this series, please push it through the driver
> subsystem maintainers.

It's already in subsystem trees, in fact.

Did you mean;a=shortlog

The patches are against 2.6.18-rc4-mm1. Unfortunately patches weren't
delivered to netdev (my fault). I'll add To:<actual maintainer> and

But it is most definitely not 2.6.18-rc material :)

I agree.



Michal K. K. Piotrowski
LTG - Linux Testers Group
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