Re: [PATCH] Kernel .patches support

From: Karim Yaghmour
Date: Thu Jun 23 2005 - 17:30:54 EST

Christian Hesse wrote:
> every time I apply a patch to my kernel tree I (or my scripts) make an
> echo $PATCHNAME $PATCHVERSION >> .patches
> This patch makes the file accessible via /proc/patches.gz. I think this can be
> handy if you want to know what patches you (or your distributor) applied to
> your running kernel...

I haven't looked at the implementation, but I love the functionality.

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