Re: [PARPORT] Re: L68K: Amiga-Parport-driver

Joerg Dorchain (
Mon, 31 Aug 1998 12:35:25 +0200 (MET DST)

> > Allowing parport_share to own the irq isn't much different to what we have now
> > (aside from the switching details). I think that having the lowlevel driver
> > in control is definitely the right way to go in the long term.
> Definitely. Midlayer structures have always proved wrong in Linux, including
> the current scsi mess. The stuff that works out is always not having a
> "mid layer" but a "support library"

I like the term "support library" better than "mid-layer", too. It
describes the functionality more exactly.


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