Re: -mm -> 2.6.13 merge status

From: Eric W. Biederman
Date: Wed Jun 22 2005 - 21:29:18 EST

Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxx> writes:

> ebiederm@xxxxxxxxxxxx (Eric W. Biederman) wrote:
> >
> > Andrew the good news is unless something comes up I will have time
> > starting about Monday to help with the 2.6.13 merge. It looks like
> > the first thing I should do is split up the indent patch so it pairs
> > well with the rest. And then I have a few pending patches for the user
> > space and I think I can fix a number of the device_shutdown problems,
> > for at least the normal kexec path.
> I'd be inclined to leave it as-is, really. I'm not sure that it's worth
> the effort+risk of significantly refactoring the patches.
> I've cut it down from 58 patches to 45 and will take another pass at it in
> the next day or two, but it's looking like 40-odd patches is the right
> number.

Ok. Then I won't put a priority on that piece.

I will still look at cleaning up the sematics of the reboot
path so fewer things break.


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