|| ||Andrew Morton <akpm-AT-osdl.org>|
|| ||Arjan van de Ven <arjan-AT-infradead.org>|
|| ||Re: [2.6 patch] unexport do_settimeofday|
|| ||Fri, 25 Feb 2005 00:28:04 -0800|
|| ||bunk-AT-stusta.de, linux-kernel-AT-vger.kernel.org|
Arjan van de Ven <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Thu, 2005-02-24 at 21:24 -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
> > Adrian Bunk <email@example.com> wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > > I haven't found any possible modular usage of do_settimeofday in the
> > > kernel.
> > Please,
> > - Add deprecated_if_module
> > - Use it for do_settimeofday()
> > - Add do_settimeofday to Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt
> > -
> for _set_ time of day? I really can't imagine anyone messing with that.
> _get_... sure. but set???
Sure. But there must have been a reason to export it in the first place.
I don't see much point in playing these games. Deprecate it, pull it out
next year, done.
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