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Re: CVS commit: src/external/bsd/sljit/dist
On Tue, Oct 02, 2012 at 12:32:22AM +0200, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> The kernel should not depend on anything outside src/common and src/sys.
> It is acceptable for userland to access code from either place.
The basic idea of src/external was good - however, the split into
various "externals" (like src/external, src/crypto/external,
src/sys/external) makes it a pain. One very painfull example is ipf, it
is split into src/external and src/sys/external - basically impossible
to work with.
I think it is time to reconsider the layout, and while there also discuss
the stupid src/common as well.
Either we want standalone kernel source (then common should die or at least
move below src/sys), or we do not care, in which case src/external for
everything should be fine.
The current state is a pain.
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