Re: [patch 00/20] 2.6.17-stable review

From: John Stoffel
Date: Tue Aug 22 2006 - 09:46:53 EST

>>>>> "Greg" == Greg KH <gregkh@xxxxxxx> writes:

Greg> On Mon, Aug 21, 2006 at 03:46:16PM -0400, Dave Jones wrote:
>> On Mon, Aug 21, 2006 at 11:45:27AM -0700, Greg KH wrote:
>> > This is the start of the stable review cycle for the next 2.6.17.y
>> > release. There are 20 patches in this series, all will be posted as
>> > a response to this one. If anyone has any issues with these being
>> > applied, please let us know. If anyone is a maintainer of the proper
>> > subsystem, and wants to add a Signed-off-by: line to the patch, please
>> > respond with it.
>> >
>> > These patches are sent out with a number of different people on the Cc:
>> > line. If you wish to be a reviewer, please email stable@xxxxxxxxxx to
>> > add your name to the list. If you want to be off the reviewer list,
>> > also email us.
>> Any chance of a rollup patch again, like you did for .8?

Greg> Oops, forgot to do that, thanks for reminding me. It can be
Greg> found at:

Greg> And yes, it's not in the "main" v2.6 subdirectories, I'm not going to
Greg> put it there anymore as it confuses too many scripts/people.

So what if they're confused? If they're official releases, blessed
with holy penguin pee, then shouldn't they be in the standard release

could just be extended down with a directory for each version
released, and the directory holds the ChangeLog, linux-... and
patch-... files.

Thanks for doing the stable branch in any case!

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