[GIT PULL] mvl-dove branch sync'ed to Marvell Dove LSP 5.3.2

Stefan Bader stefan.bader at canonical.com
Mon Aug 2 18:01:13 BST 2010


On 08/02/2010 05:50 PM, Eric Miao wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 2, 2010 at 11:36 PM, Tim Gardner <tim.gardner at canonical.com> wrote:
>> On 08/02/2010 09:05 AM, Eric Miao wrote:
>>>
>>> git://kernel.ubuntu.com/ycmiao/ubuntu-lucid.git mvl-dove
>>
> 
> The original LSP 5.3.2 branch for reference is at:
> 
> http://kernel.ubuntu.com/git?p=leali/ubuntu-lucid.git;a=summary
> 
>> Did anyone notice that the patch 'Make some BT modules and ACL support for
>> File System as defautl in dove_defconfig' doesn't actually do anything?
>>
> 
> Grrr... the original change modified only dove_defconfig, and the change
> was actually merged in a previous commit syncing the dove_defconfig,
> leaving an almost empty commit after rebasing. We can safely remove
> this.
> 
>> Nor does 'dove: fix SPI flash model and size found on db board'
>>
> 
> The original patch also does nothing except for changing the comment.
> Not really sure for its specific purpose, but simply merged here so to
> avoid possible merge conflict in the future.
> 
>> So, what exactly are we supposed to do with this enormous pile of patches?
>> They certainly don't pass SRU qualifications.
>>
> 
> Hrm.... then I guess we need to figure out those we do need or
> are simply fixing patches, and leave out those irrelevant. Yet I'm
> afraid we'll be more and more difficult to merge further LSP syncs
> from Marvell?
> 

Would this mean I should hold back with pulling anything?



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