Re: Bug fix for pvrusb2 driver [was: Re: Kernel ->[USB REGRESSION] (USB -> D_STATE)]

From: Mike Isely
Date: Thu Oct 23 2008 - 15:54:38 EST

On Thu, 23 Oct 2008, Greg KH wrote:

> On Thu, Oct 23, 2008 at 11:27:11AM -0500, Mike Isely wrote:
> > On Mon, 20 Oct 2008, Greg KH wrote:
> >


> > >
> > > Will this patch be sent to the -stable group, to fix this regression in
> > > 2.6.27? Or should they take Alan's fix instead?
> > >
> >
> > Greg:
> >
> > I didn't directly answer your question here because I had figured it was
> > answered in a previous post on this thread, that Mike Krufky had already
> > explicitly asked that it be queued (and added his Reviewed-By tag), and
> > that I figured it best not to add yet more noise to an already noisy
> > group.
> >
> > However now I see that this patch didn't get into It's a
> > pretty important fix; without it the pvrusb2 driver is worse than
> > useless (unless one adds initusbreset=0 as a module option).
> As we were discussing this on Monday, and the review cycle for
> started last Saturday, it would have been pretty hard to get it into
> :)
> I need to see the patch in Linus's tree first, before it can go into any
> stable release. Is it in there yet? If so, please send me the git
> commit id and I'll queue it up for the next -stable round.

OK, I understand.

As far as I know, Linus has not yet pulled the changes from Mauro (part
of a larger set). But that information is a few hours old. I or Mike
Krufky will let you know if/when one of us finds out.

Thanks for following up.



Mike Isely
isely @ pobox (dot) com
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