Re: [discuss] x86-64 2.4 tree in strict maintenance mode now

From: Andi Kleen
Date: Fri Apr 16 2004 - 10:48:26 EST

On Fri, 16 Apr 2004 17:00:27 +0200
Pavel Machek <pavel@xxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi!
> > I will also not add workarounds for broken hardware to 2.4 anymore unless the change
> > is very simple and obvious (and even then it may be not worth it)
> This looks even more strict than Marcelo's rules... Is it wise?

Marcelo's rules should be the same now for 2.4.27 and later (modulo SATA)

In fact it has been this way for some time already (except for the IA32e merge,
which was a special case). This announcement just formalizes it.

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