Re: [patch] .version, newversion in Makefile

From: David S. Miller (
Date: Wed Oct 10 2001 - 19:08:05 EST

   From: Russell King <>
   Date: Thu, 11 Oct 2001 01:00:32 +0100

   On Wed, Oct 10, 2001 at 11:22:59PM +0200, Rudi Sluijtman wrote:
> Due to a change in the main Makefile the .version file is overwritten
> by a new empty one since at least 2.4.10-pre12, so the version becomes
> or remains 1 after each recompile.
   There is a patch in -ac to fix this.
I've also independantly just sent Linus a patch to fix this.
I was not aware of the -ac fix, sorry.

Franks a lot,
David S. Miller
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