Subject: Re: kern/2228: /src/sys/dev/audio.h is missing
To: Mike Long <email@example.com>
From: Chris G Demetriou <Chris_G_Demetriou@UX2.SP.CS.CMU.EDU>
Date: 03/19/1996 13:50:51
> >From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >Date: Mon, 18 Mar 1996 17:17:44 -0800
> >On Mon, 18 Mar 1996 16:09:39 -0600 (CST)
> > Scott Reynolds <scottr@Plexus.COM> wrote:
> [I spewed:]
> > > > It's only manifesting on the hp300 because only the hp300 is using old
> > > > config.
> > >
> > > Yes, but the argument is that it ought not to have manifested itself
> > > _at_all_.
> OK. This makes a bit more sense to me now. Your point is that MI
> code should not depend on config-generated files, correct?
That's what i'd not take out of this.
I'd see it as:
People who are updating machine-independent code should do the right
things to make sure that it will work under both styles of 'config.'
There are a fair number of things that would be much harder to do
sanely, in a machine-independent way, without relying on