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From: Dan Streetman <>
To: Jeff Garzik <>
Cc: Linux Kernel <>
Subject: Re: ps2 keyboard filter hook
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2001 17:03:38 -0400 (EDT)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

>Didn't we just conclude a discussion here on linux-kernel, which said
>that patches which simply add hooks allowing proprietary extensions are
>not accepted into the kernel?

Yes (I assume you mean the whole 'sockreg' register/unregister thread(s)...;-)

I never intended to get that patch in.  In fact I would be shocked (and a bit
horrified) if it was accepted.

But management doesn't listen to me when I say it will never get accepted so I
had to make a token effort of submitting it to prove it won't get accepted.

And I did try hard to convince them to release the actual driver but it didn't

Dan Streetman
186,282 miles per second:
It isn't just a good idea, it's the law!

       reply	other threads:[~2001-06-15 21:09 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <>
2001-06-15 21:03 ` Dan Streetman [this message]
2001-06-16  4:50   ` Mike A. Harris
2001-06-28 15:40 Dan Streetman
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2001-06-18 16:42 Dan Streetman
2001-06-16 16:00 Andries.Brouwer
2001-06-16 12:53 Andries.Brouwer
2001-06-16 13:38 ` Christoph Hellwig
     [not found] <>
2001-06-15 22:14 ` Dan Streetman
2001-06-15 22:21   ` Vojtech Pavlik
     [not found] <>
2001-06-15 21:30 ` Dan Streetman
2001-06-15 21:44   ` Vojtech Pavlik
2001-06-15 20:03 ddstreet
2001-06-15 20:24 ` Jeff Garzik
2001-06-15 20:35 ` Alan Cox
2001-06-16 14:13 ` Michael Rothwell

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