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Re: new year, new test kernel.



On Sat, Jan 01, 2005 at 07:09:21PM -0500, Dave Jones wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 02, 2005 at 01:03:29AM +0100, Daniel Roesen wrote:
>  > On Sat, Jan 01, 2005 at 06:46:40PM -0500, Dave Jones wrote:
>  > > FC-2 & FC-3 are now at 245 patches on top of 2.6.9-ac,
>  > > with devel being 76 patches on top of 2.6.10.
>  > 
>  > Can you give a figure on how many of them are bug fixes, and how many
>  > feature additions?
> 
> The vast majority are backported fixes. Here's the list of
> feature patches in the devel tree..
> 
> - Restricted /dev/mem
> - Execshield
> - Additions to SCSI whitelist for USB card readers
> - 'crash' debug driver
> - Signed modules
> - ipw2100/ipw2200 drivers
> - Xen
> - flexmmap for x86-64.
> 
> The bulk of the remainder are bugfixes, and a handful
> of 'distro' patches that wont go upstream.

Thanks for that. So just to be sure I understand this correctly:
only ~8 patches for features, over 200 bug fixes, and some "distro"
patches? What kind of patches are those "distro" patches?


Best regards,
Daniel

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