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authorThomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>2007-05-08 00:28:56 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@woody.linux-foundation.org>2007-05-08 11:15:08 -0700
commit0e8638e2ace18eb6b814a63fe087106be05ca267 (patch)
treeed25d468ae48e6819fd1c4a0d0713de95c4b3385 /Documentation
parent2833bf68b9634a02895d9463349d8c21bd32ccf6 (diff)
downloadlinux-0e8638e2ace18eb6b814a63fe087106be05ca267.tar.gz
Deprecate SA_xxx interrupt flags -V2
The deprecation of the SA_xxx interrupt flags did not emit deprecated warnings. Andrew said about the removal of the deprecated flag defines: > This is going to break a lot of external stuff. We should have found > a way to make usage of SA_* emit deprecated warnings (or _some_ > warning) to warn people of impending doom. But I can't immediately > find a way of doing that. if we _can_ find a way of doing this, I > suspect we'll need to do it, and give people another six months. It's > going to get ugly out there. We shall see... Define the deprecated flags as a call to a __deprecated inline function so a warning is emitted on compile time. Extend the reprieve of out of tree drivers to 9/2007. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Acked-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
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@@ -156,7 +156,7 @@ Who: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
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What: Interrupt only SA_* flags
-When: Januar 2007
+When: September 2007
Why: The interrupt related SA_* flags are replaced by IRQF_* to move them
out of the signal namespace.