Re: [PATCH 2/4] time: Add warning about imminent deprecation of CONFIG_GENERIC_TIME_VSYSCALL_OLD
From: Paul Mackerras
Date: Wed Jun 21 2017 - 02:12:01 EST
On Tue, Jun 20, 2017 at 10:21:31PM -0700, John Stultz wrote:
> CONFIG_GENERIC_TIME_VSYSCALL_OLD was introduced five years ago
> to allow a transition from the old vsyscall implementations to
> the new method (which simplified internal accounting and made
> timekeeping more precise).
> However, PPC and IA64 have yet to make the transition, despite
> in some cases me sending test patches to try to help it along.
Did you see my patch converting PPC to the new method? Did you have
any comments on it?