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Re: [PATCH] pcictl: simplify its usage

On Thu, Jun 04, 2009 at 07:45:40AM +0200, Christoph Egger wrote:
> Hi,
> per request from Matthew Green, I implemented a compat mode.
> Compile pcictl with COMPAT50 defined and pcictl accepts
> the old and new syntax.

This kind of #ifdef in our application code seems highly bogus to

Though the new syntax is better, I think it is mandatory that we
support the old syntax.  I would strongly prefer, therefore, to see
an extension to the old syntax to make it possible to do what the new
syntax makes it possible to do, without breaking backwards compatibility.


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