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Date:	Sat, 08 Dec 2007 03:09:52 -0500
From:	Jon Masters <>
To:	Tejun Heo <>
Cc:	Sam Ravnborg <>,
	Linux Kernel <>,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] depmod: sort output according to modules.order

On Thu, 2007-12-06 at 08:28 +0900, Tejun Heo wrote:

> As I said, I don't think leaving duplicate lines in a file which will be
> installed, distributed and used widely is the RTTD.

For what it's worth, I changed the module processing in depmod so that
it doesn't output duplicate entries. Having duplicates is not the right
solution - especially modalias entries that depend entirely upon the
file layout on disk when you run depmod against a kernel.

Thanks for the ordering patches folks - a good idea!


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