Re: [PATCH] register_blkdev

Andrew Morton (
Fri, 7 Mar 2003 14:33:19 -0800

Greg KH <> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 07, 2003 at 12:30:29PM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
> >
> > 32-bit dev_t is an important (and very late!) thing to get into the 2.5
> > stream. Can we put this ahead of cleanup stuff?
> Can we get people to agree that this will even go into 2.5, due to the
> lateness of it? I didn't think it was going to happen.

I've never seen the patches so I cannot say. But I'd at least like to get
the whole thing under test so we can make that evaulation.

> But if it is, a lot of character drivers need to be audited...

What has to be done there?
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