[RFC] Process for maintaining stable updates for drm for Lucid

Brad Figg brad.figg at canonical.com
Sun Aug 29 23:26:36 UTC 2010


On 08/29/2010 02:17 PM, Ben Hutchings wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 10:04:16AM -0500, Steve Conklin wrote:
>> The Lucid kernel consists of the 2.6.32 kernel plus the DRM tree from
>> 2.6.33. Now that GregKH has announced the end of stable updates for the
>> 2.6.33 kernel, the Ubuntu kernel stable maintenance team has been
>> discussing the best way to continue to maintain a set of stable updates
>> for the 2.6.33 DRM.
>>
>> I have prepared a wiki page based on our discussions, and would now like
>> to open discussion to the Ubuntu kernel team mailing list.
>
> I'm interested in cooperating in this.
>
> I have prepared a git branch with drm changes from 2.6.34.3 up to
> 2.6.34.6 as a basis for Debian kernel updates.  I can make that
> public and post the patches for review if you want to consider
> pulling that.
>
> Ben.
>
>

Ben,

What are your thoughts on taking drm patches once the 2.6.34 stable tree
closes?

Brad
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