[Linux-kernel-mentees] [PATCH v3 0/3] net: fddi: skfp: Use PCI generic definitions instead of private duplicates

Alan Cox gnomes at lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk
Fri Jun 21 15:20:24 UTC 2019

On Fri, 21 Jun 2019 15:16:04 +0530
Puranjay Mohan <puranjay12 at gmail.com> wrote:

> This patch series removes the private duplicates of PCI definitions in
> favour of generic definitions defined in pci_regs.h.

Why bother ? It's an ancient obsolete card ?

Do you even have one to test ?

> This driver only uses some of the generic PCI definitons,
> which are included from pci_regs.h and thier private versions
> are removed from skfbi.h with all other private defines.
> The skfbi.h defines PCI_REV_ID and other private defines with different
> names, these are renamed to Generic PCI names to make them
> compatible with defines in pci_regs.h.
> All unused defines are removed from skfbi.h.

I sincerely doubt anyone on the planet is using this card any more.


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