TTY: create drivers/tty and move the tty core files there
authorGreg Kroah-Hartman <>
Thu, 4 Nov 2010 18:10:29 +0000 (11:10 -0700)
committerGreg Kroah-Hartman <>
Fri, 5 Nov 2010 15:10:33 +0000 (08:10 -0700)
TTY: create drivers/tty and move the tty core files there

The tty code should be in its own subdirectory and not in the char
driver with all of the cruft that is currently there.

Based on work done by Arnd Bergmann <>

Acked-by: Arnd Bergmann <>
Cc: Jiri Slaby <>
Cc: Alan Cox <>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
16 files changed:
drivers/tty/Makefile [new file with mode: 0644]
drivers/tty/n_gsm.c [moved from drivers/char/n_gsm.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/n_hdlc.c [moved from drivers/char/n_hdlc.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/n_r3964.c [moved from drivers/char/n_r3964.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/n_tty.c [moved from drivers/char/n_tty.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/pty.c [moved from drivers/char/pty.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/sysrq.c [moved from drivers/char/sysrq.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/tty_audit.c [moved from drivers/char/tty_audit.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/tty_buffer.c [moved from drivers/char/tty_buffer.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/tty_io.c [moved from drivers/char/tty_io.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/tty_ioctl.c [moved from drivers/char/tty_ioctl.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/tty_ldisc.c [moved from drivers/char/tty_ldisc.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/tty_mutex.c [moved from drivers/char/tty_mutex.c with 100% similarity]
drivers/tty/tty_port.c [moved from drivers/char/tty_port.c with 100% similarity]