Re: Question re the dot releases such as

From: Steven Rostedt
Date: Wed Jul 27 2005 - 06:14:31 EST

On Tue, 2005-07-26 at 22:34 -0400, Valdis.Kletnieks@xxxxxx wrote:
> Even more to the point - when 2.6.13 comes out, there will be a patch against
> 2.6.12, not 2.6.12.N, which means you get to download the 2.6.12.N tarball,
> the 2.6.12.N patch, patch -R that, and *then* apply the 2.6.13 patch.

The sad part of this, is that I have actually done that :-/ (when 2.6.12
came out s/\.12/.11/ s/\.13/.12/).

-- Steve

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