APPLIED: [PATCH 1/1] [SRU Artful] Input: trackpoint - assume 3 buttons when buttons detection fails

Seth Forshee seth.forshee at canonical.com
Fri Sep 8 15:25:34 UTC 2017


On Fri, Sep 08, 2017 at 09:36:42PM +0800, Aaron Ma wrote:
> Hi, Seth:
> 
> I just sent this patch to stable kernel. And got reply from maintainer.
> Should we skip apply this patch for ubuntu kernel?
> 
> Because there is a user report a issue on stable kernel.
> 
> The reply email quoted:
> 
> This is a note to let you know that I've just added the patch titled
> 
>     Input: trackpoint - assume 3 buttons when buttons detection fails
> 
> to the 4.4-stable tree which can be found at:
> 
> http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/stable-queue.git;a=summary
> 
> The filename of the patch is:
>      input-trackpoint-assume-3-buttons-when-buttons-detection-fails.patch
> and it can be found in the queue-4.4 subdirectory.

It's fine to apply it ahead of getting it through upstream stable. And
for zesty there is no longer any upstream stable, so we need the
backport you sent there either way.

Seth




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