Re: [PATCH] register_blkdev

Christoph Hellwig (
Fri, 7 Mar 2003 19:36:44 +0000

On Fri, Mar 07, 2003 at 08:32:01PM +0100, wrote:
> > IMHO that's a bad change, (un)register_blkdev should just go away
> > completly.
> Yes, it would be best if the kernel became perfect at once.
> But the patch is rather large. Better go in small steps.
> Did you read the patch?

Yes, I did. What I object to is the prototype changes you did which
make absolutely no sense to get into 2.5 now when the functions will
disappear before 2.6. Feel free to change the actual implementation,
I couldn't care less on you wasting your time on that :)

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