Re: [PATCH] usb_serial: Stop passing NULL to functions that expectdata

From: Alan Cox
Date: Wed Sep 26 2007 - 18:56:07 EST

On Wed, 26 Sep 2007 15:52:48 -0700
Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Wed, 26 Sep 2007 23:08:40 +0100
> Alan Cox <alan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Earlier patches have removed the checking for old v new differences from
> > the USB drivers so we can now pass in a valid blank old termios so that
> > we don't to fill the drivers with magic hacks for console support
> Are all the prerequisites for these patches in mainline, or are there
> dependencies on -mm stuff here?

Sorry pre-req for the USB serial ones is the tty patch I sent you last
chunk that added tty_encode_baud_rate

I'd prefer them to sit in -mm a bit. I'm pretty sure most of them are
100% solid but I also want to see if we get any app breakages caused
by correcting our behaviour

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