Re: 2.1.47 drivers/pnp corruption

Philip Blundell (
Tue, 29 Jul 1997 12:24:52 +0100

>I applied patch-2.1.47 and ended up with files of size zero bytes, next
>downloaded the full sources and they were likewise the same. I've just
>joined the mailing list, in case this has been answered here before.

Most of the files in drivers/pnp have been moved to drivers/misc. If you give the -E option to patch it will delete such files from their original locations.

If they're actually in linux-2.1.47.tar.gz as zero length then Linus screwed up.