Subject: Re: Question regarding source tree
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Scott Reynolds <scottr@Plexus.COM>
Date: 09/11/1996 10:53:08
On Wed, 11 Sep 1996 email@example.com wrote:
> I believe /sys/dev is for device specific code which is sharable
> between architectures - ie /sys/dev/ic/z8530* is the zilog 8530
> serial code shared between the sun3, sparc & I think mac68k.
Actually, the mac68k port uses a somewhat modified version of this code,
and hence is kept in the architecture-dependent part of the source tree.
Just a minor nit; the statement is otherwise absolutely valid.