[Trusty][PULL]: ubuntu/i915 rebase to v3.15.8

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Thu Sep 18 14:17:41 UTC 2014

On 09/18/2014 07:37 AM, Timo Aaltonen wrote:
> Hi,
> So here's an easier backport than the previous attempt which mostly
> fast-forwards the shipping one to v3.15.x proper plus a couple of
> backports and reverts, and also cherry-picks a handful of core drm
> additions.
> git://kernel.ubuntu.com/tjaalton/ubuntu-trusty.git i915-bdw
> 682db323cd71a96 drm: add DRM_CAPs for cursor size 7e4a267d61bdb58
> drm/dp: Add AUX channel infrastructure 8383dd177bbc419 drm/dp: Add
> drm_dp_dpcd_read_link_status() c0004c6c8367411 drm/dp: Add
> DisplayPort link helpers e6915051d071281 drm/dp: Allow registering
> AUX channels as I2C busses 62f867693beefc6 drm/dp: let drivers
> specify the name of the I2C-over-AUX adapter 2ff7df4dbd2c42b drm/dp:
> make aux retries less chatty a003e937b92492e UBUNTU: SAUCE: i915_bdw:
> Rebase to v3.15.8
> the rebase commit is documented with full detail at
> http://kernel.ubuntu.com/git?p=tjaalton/linux.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/i915-bdw-sauce
>  nothing too exciting there, the branch just makes this easier to
> work with.

The first 7 patches touch core DRM infrastructure. Have you performed
any regression testing on other display adapters ? There is no mention
in the bug report. In particular, the changes to I2C could have an impact.

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com

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