rtas syscall

Rusty Russell rusty at au1.ibm.com
Tue Jan 20 11:45:02 EST 2004

In message <1074539705.23918.30.camel at verve> you write:
> Paul, Rusty, Everyone-
> A month or two ago, I pushed an implementation of an RTAS system call as
> proposed by Rusty and Paul to Ameslab 2.6.  I picked a syscall number of
> 255 for this, because it was free.  How can I ensure that this number
> will be reserved upstream for my syscall?

Submit the syscall reservation as a patch, or just send a mail as you
have done.  It's not unusual for syscall reservation patches to go in
upstream long before the actual implementation.

  Anyone who quotes me in their sig is an idiot. -- Rusty Russell.

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