Bug reports for drivers in stagging

Andy Whitcroft apw at canonical.com
Thu Nov 5 08:51:55 UTC 2009


On Wed, Nov 04, 2009 at 11:36:30PM -0800, John Johansen wrote:
> Hi pinged greg about what he would like us to do with the bugs against drivers
> in staging, and the answer is it depends on if you can reproduce on a upstream
> kernel.
> 
> >> Hey Greg,
> >> 
> >> I was wondering what you wanted done for bug reports against drivers in staging.
> >
> > Send them to the proper person and mailing list as specified in the
> > MAINTAINERS file like any other kernel subsystem (hint, me and the
> > driverdevel mailing list.)
> >
> > any specific bugs you are finding?
> 
> 
> And with further clarification about it being bugs we see in our kernel
> 
> > It all depends, if the users can test the upstream kernel version, then
> > sure, I'll be glad to look at bug reports.  Otherwise if you are stuck
> > at older kernel versions, then they are all yours  :)

Yes, another use for the upstream builds.

-apw




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