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Date:	Sat, 17 Oct 2015 21:13:21 -0700
From:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
To:	Peter Hurley <>
Cc:	Jiri Slaby <>, Alan Cox <>,
	David Laight <>,
	Arnd Bergmann <>,,,,
	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/7] tty: Remove ASYNC_CLOSING checks in open()/hangup()

On Sat, Oct 10, 2015 at 04:00:52PM -0400, Peter Hurley wrote:
> Note: The ASYNC_CLOSING flag state is still maintained since several
> bitrotting drivers use it for (dubious) other purposes.

I think we should drop it, it's pointless and no one ever actually does
anything with it.


greg k-h
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