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No stable APIs

No stable APIs

Posted Feb 27, 2009 21:51 UTC (Fri) by xav (subscriber, #18536)
In reply to: No stable APIs by michaeljt
Parent article: On the management of the Video4Linux subsystem tree

> I think this is another sign that someday the "no stable API" policy will have to be weakened.

I wonder what the other signs are. In fact, all I can see is that the API churn is accelerating, and that out-of-tree drivers are less and less frequent - only the ones with big teams devoted to following kernel changes may hope to be constantly up-to-date.

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