Backporting the HDA Jack sense patches to Precise

Dan Chen seven.steps at gmail.com
Tue Jan 3 10:51:40 UTC 2012


On Tue, Jan 3, 2012 at 12:44, David Henningsson
<david.henningsson at canonical.com> wrote:
> Is there anything I need to know about how do we go about this? I was thinking to do this:
>
> 1) I'll export the relevant patches from Takashi's tree with git format-patch
> 2) I'll create a local branch of the Precise git tree and applying them one by one, backporting/changing as necessary
> 3) I'll build a test kernel
> 4) I'll test the new feature on at least two machines I have here and confirm that it works.

How would regressions be tracked and resolved?

> 5) I'll push the branch for review/inclusion into a public tree at kernel.ubuntu.com.
>
> Does this seem reasonable?

Sounds fine with the above caveat.

Cheers,
-Dan



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