comms/ltmdm and COMPAT_43

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Sun Sep 11 01:32:33 PDT 2005


In message <20050911080408.GA46725 at stud.fit.vutbr.cz>, Divacky Roman writes:

>> Most of our tty stuff depends on COMPAT_43
>
>what of the tty stuff depends on COMPAT_43? I found some ioctls and then
>nothing.. 

It is only the ioctls, but there are several hundred ports which break
if we don't support then.

On my todo list, the tty parts of COMPAT_43 becomes standard (for that
reason) and the rest of COMPAT_43 can then become optional.

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