ITE8707F (was Re: SiS)

Mark Studebaker mds at
Tue Oct 15 22:04:49 CEST 2002

"Mark M. Hoffman" wrote:
> Also, there was a question in all the quoted text that I am still
> interested in having answered:
> > Right now, our driver is called i2c-sis645... I would like to change the
> > name to i2c-sis0016 at some point.  I need some guidance from the project
> > maintainers for how to do that without messing up all our users.

I do not recommend renaming.

 - we lose all the CVS history
 - upgrading gets tricky - both old and new modules could be loaded, user confusion
 - names are fairly arbitrary anyway. look at our list of what's supported
   by the various modules, it's all over the place.


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