Any brave dive computer download testers out there?
sebastien.dugue.subsurface at gmail.com
Wed Apr 18 12:14:40 PDT 2018
On Wed, Apr 18, 2018 at 9:07 PM, Linus Torvalds
<torvalds at linux-foundation.org> wrote:
>> I'd love to bring it back, but it would need a maintainer.. Hint hint.
> And by "it", I don't actually mean all of irda. irda is dead, dead,
> dead. But maybe the actual individual driver that somebody is willing
> to maintain, and a small subset of the stack.
> The irda code deletion is commit d64c2a76123f ("staging: irda: remove
> the irda network stack and drivers"), and it's a rather impressibe
> number of garbage lines:
> 137 files changed, 69241 deletions(-)
> so I'm afraid that a potential maintainer would have to prune it down
> to the minimal that he/she actually uses and can test.
Right, only bring back those pieces that are of interest. I'll take a look
at this, but I'm not really into bloated communication stacks... I'm merely
a low-level driver coder.
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