Upstream stable applied to Maverick master-next

Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski herton.krzesinski at
Wed Nov 30 18:39:41 UTC 2011

On Wed, Nov 30, 2011 at 11:28:46AM -0700, Tim Gardner wrote:
> On 11/30/2011 11:23 AM, Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski wrote:
> >Just dropping a note, I pushed stable updates to Maverick
> >master-next, tracking bug at
> >
> >I had to do some fixes, and drop already applied patches etc., I
> >described that in the bug's description.
> >
> If the patch is already applied then I typically leave it alone and
> drop the stable patch (after first checking that both are
> identical). The reason for this is that the existing patch has
> probably already been tested and has a buglink, or it may have CVE
> references. If its just a plain pre-stable patch then it doesn't
> make much difference.

Yep I did that for the CVEs and already applied patches, I dropped the
patches from the stable update, not the ones already applied.

> rtg
> -- 
> Tim Gardner tim.gardner at


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