Re: [git pull 09/14] Uinput: add UI_SET_SWBIT ioctl

From: Benjamin Herrenschmidt
Date: Wed Nov 23 2005 - 18:10:06 EST

On Thu, 2005-11-24 at 09:54 +1100, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> On Sun, 2005-11-20 at 01:36 -0500, Dmitry Torokhov wrote:
> > plain text document attachment (uinput-add-sw-ioctl.patch)
> > Input: uinput - add UI_SET_SWBIT ioctl
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Dmitry Torokhov <dtor@xxxxxxx>
> All these new ioctl's and no compat layer for 32 bits apps on 64 bits
> kernels ...
> I'll send a patch later today for the current ones, but please, do it
> from day #1 next time :)

Ok, forget my promise, I won't do a compat layer for it today. Way too
much crap in there, read's of structs made of other structs & unions
etc... all of this would need compat versions etc... no time for that.

Couldn't you have designed that properly in the first place ?


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