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Date:   Thu, 3 Dec 2020 14:25:15 +0100
From:   Greg KH <>
To:     "Enrico Weigelt, metux IT consult" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 01/11] drivers: staging: speakup: remove unneeded

On Thu, Dec 03, 2020 at 01:47:53PM +0100, Enrico Weigelt, metux IT consult wrote:
> Remove MODULE_VERSION(), as it doesn't seem to serve any practical
> purpose. For in-tree drivers, the kernel version matters.
> The drivers have received lots of changes, without the module version
> (or the underlying DRV_VERSION macro) ever changed, since the code
> landed in the kernel tree. So, it doesn't seem to have any practical
> meaning anymore.
> Signed-off-by: Enrico Weigelt <>
> ---
>  drivers/accessibility/speakup/main.c           | 1 -


Yous subject line is odd, these are not "staging" drivers anymore, so
why do you say they are there?


greg k-h

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