Commit 68a5059e authored by Cong Wang's avatar Cong Wang Committed by Greg Kroah-Hartman
Browse files

block: remove the deprecated ub driver

It was scheduled to be removed in 3.6.
Acked-by: default avatarPete Zaitcev <>
Cc: Jens Axboe <>
Cc: Sebastian Andrzej Siewior <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarCong Wang <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarGreg Kroah-Hartman <>
parent 89bb957e
......@@ -495,17 +495,6 @@ Who: Bjorn Helgaas <>
What: Low Performance USB Block driver ("CONFIG_BLK_DEV_UB")
When: 3.6
Why: This driver provides support for USB storage devices like "USB
sticks". As of now, it is deactivated in Debian, Fedora and
Ubuntu. All current users can switch over to usb-storage
(CONFIG_USB_STORAGE) which only drawback is the additional SCSI
Who: Sebastian Andrzej Siewior <>
What: get_robust_list syscall
When: 2013
Why: There appear to be no production users of the get_robust_list syscall,
......@@ -353,18 +353,6 @@ config BLK_DEV_SX8
Use devices /dev/sx8/$N and /dev/sx8/$Np$M.
config BLK_DEV_UB
tristate "Low Performance USB Block driver (deprecated)"
depends on USB
This driver supports certain USB attached storage devices
such as flash keys.
If you enable this driver, it is recommended to avoid conflicts
with usb-storage by enabling USB_LIBUSUAL.
If unsure, say N.
config BLK_DEV_RAM
tristate "RAM block device support"
......@@ -33,7 +33,6 @@ obj-$(CONFIG_VIRTIO_BLK) += virtio_blk.o
obj-$(CONFIG_VIODASD) += viodasd.o
obj-$(CONFIG_BLK_DEV_SX8) += sx8.o
obj-$(CONFIG_BLK_DEV_UB) += ub.o
obj-$(CONFIG_BLK_DEV_HD) += hd.o
obj-$(CONFIG_XEN_BLKDEV_FRONTEND) += xen-blkfront.o
This diff is collapsed.
Markdown is supported
0% or .
You are about to add 0 people to the discussion. Proceed with caution.
Finish editing this message first!
Please register or to comment