Kernel 'bisection'

Chris cpollock at embarqmail.com
Sat Feb 14 13:41:50 UTC 2015


On Sat, 2015-02-14 at 13:05 +0000, Peter Waller wrote:
> Briefly, bisection is a way of taking a long list of 1000's of
> changes, and arranging things so that you only have to test more like
> 10 of them, because you test midpoints. (and 2^10 ~ 1000).
> 
> 
> More detail:
> 
> 
> http://alblue.bandlem.com/2011/07/git-tip-of-week-git-bisect.html
> 
Here's the same bug reported at freedesktop.org -
https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=75394 which shows it
affects multiple 'flavors'.



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Chris
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