Re: [PATCH]: ia64/sn: Older PROM WAR for device flush code

From: Jes Sorensen <jes_at_sgi.com>
Date: 2006-01-17 21:37:20
>>>>> "Prarit" == Prarit Bhargava <prarit@sgi.com> writes:

Prarit> Work-around to temporarily support older PROMs with new flush
Prarit> device code.  This code allows systems running older PROMs to
Prarit> continue to run on the new kernel base until a new official
Prarit> PROM is released.

Looks good, even works for me ;-) I'd say we should keep this in for a
couple of months at least, say through 2.6.17 or so, to give the new
PROM time to propagate out.

Prarit> Signed-off-by: Prarit Bhargava <prarit@sgi.com>

Acked-by: Jes Sorensen <jes@sgi.com>

Cheers,
Jes
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