what happened to the aix7xxx update in 43?

root (root@ohwig03.houston.omnes.net)
Tue, 17 Jun 1997 11:22:49 -0500 (CDT)

hmm, the pre-2.1.43 had a new aic7xxx driver, and the information
on linuxhq describes updates to the aic7xxx driver, but the 2.1.43 release
still has the original code, no changes. was there a problem with the updated
driver, or did it just get lost somewhere?