Maverick Beta Approaching

David Henningsson david.henningsson at canonical.com
Tue Aug 24 13:28:30 UTC 2010


2010-08-24 14:52, Tim Gardner skrev:
> On 08/24/2010 03:25 AM, David Henningsson wrote:
>> 2010-08-24 03:35, Leann Ogasawara skrev:
>>> On Mon, 2010-08-23 at 17:21 -0700, Leann Ogasawara wrote:
>>>> Any
>>>> kernel patches which you want to see included in the Maverick Beta
>>>> kernel need to be submitted to this mailing list and obtain the
>>>> necessary Ack's *before* this Fri Aug 27.
>>
>> I'm still new, and still looking for a checklist of what/how to do with
>> my patches, what to put here and there to satisfy both upstream and
>> Ubuntu. So far I've been sending them upstream only.
>>
>> Mind adding the attached ones for Maverick Beta? Some of them might
>> already be there. Or do you prefer git SHA's?
>>
>>
> 
> David - all of these patches look appropriate for stable updates. If you
> add
> 
> Cc: stable at kernel.org
> 
> immediately after your Signed-off-by: in the upstream submission, then
> they'll automatically propagate to the various stable updates once they
> are accepted into Linus' tree. Otherwise you'll have to send an email to
> stable at kernel.org with the SHA1 from Linus' tree requesting them for
> inclusion in the next stable update.

Thanks for the tip, I hope I'll remember it for next time. However,
IIRC, this can take several weeks, right? What if I want them to reach
Ubuntu before that, due to e g various Ubuntu Archive freezes?

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