What to do about drm when 2.6.33 stable queue ceases

Stefan Bader stefan.bader at canonical.com
Thu May 27 12:18:32 UTC 2010

On 05/27/2010 04:18 AM, Chase Douglas wrote:
> I was reading LWN when I noticed that there is likely to be only one
> more 2.6.33 stable release. What are our plans for the drm stack after
> that? The rest of the kernel will be maintained through the long term
> 2.6.32 stable releases. Should we be monitoring the drm changes there
> and try to forward port fixes to our 10.04 LTS kernels?
> -- Chase
My plan is to take drm patches from .34.y and onwards and see how long this
reasonably works. Looking at 2.6.32.y makes imo no sense.


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