Re: IDE?

From: Jens Axboe (
Date: Sat Aug 17 2002 - 03:25:40 EST

On Fri, Aug 16 2002, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Sat, 17 Aug 2002, Anton Altaparmakov wrote:
> >
> > Out of curiosity, who is going to be IDE 2.5 kernel maintainer now?
> Well, as I implied, Alan seems to be not completely unwilling to work on
> it, and unlike me he _can_ interact with Andre most of the time. Possibly
> Jens will do the 2.5.x side, of it (with Alan working on 2.4), but we've
> not talked it through.

I'd never want to be the maintainer, but I do not mind taking care of
2.5 ide in the sense that 2.4-ac (or whatever) gets adapted, split to
digestible pieces (Andre's stuff always appears in big globs) and pushed

> I'd like Vojtech to be a bit involved too, he seemed to do some
> much-needed cleanups for PIIX4 IDE (now gone, since we couldn't save just
> those parts..)

Me too. And Bartlomiej too, for that matter.

Jens Axboe

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