[PATCH 0/2] remove deprecated keys from HAL

David Zeuthen david at fubar.dk
Mon Mar 3 15:23:29 PST 2008

On Tue, 2008-02-26 at 16:46 +0100, Danny Kukawka wrote:
> Hi,
> some deprecated keys/properties reached the end of lifetime with 2008-03-01 
> because they are now 12 months deprecated. The keys are:
> - info.bus --> replaced by info.subsystem
> - *.physical_device --> replaced by *.orginating_device
> The following two patches, get commited 1. March 2008 remove them completely 
> from HAL. Please be prepared and check your HAL consuming applications.

This is a good idea, thanks for doing it. However it currently breaks
libgphoto2 and libmtp whom we need to track down and get them to update
their fdi file generation scripts. So for now I've added this patch


It sucks, maybe we can revert it in the future when these projects have


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