Re: [git pull] drm request 3

From: Alan Cox
Date: Fri Mar 05 2010 - 11:37:34 EST

> The thing I objected to, in the VERY BEGINNING in this thread, i the fact
> that the thing was done in such a way that it's basically impossible to
> support the old/new ABI at all!

What did you expect them to do. They said when you first forced a merge
that they would do this. They have no contract that I am aware of to
deliver you compatibility, in fact quite the reverse they said they
wouldn't be.

Then you attribute to malice what was done as a cleanup by people
who've pointedly never to commited to a constant API yet

"That commit seems to _on_purpose_ try to avoid at all cost being

Great way to make friends.

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