Re: Was this really supposed to go in?

From: Russell King
Date: Sat May 20 2006 - 11:49:28 EST

On Sat, May 20, 2006 at 05:36:40PM +0200, Pierre Ossman wrote:
> Commit 2c171bf13423dc5293188cea7f6c2da1720926e2 in Linus' tree seems
> strange. It includes more changes than Pavel's original patch, but with
> the same commit message.

They shouldn't have gone in - they were a change I was working on a few
days ago which I left in the git tree uncommitted. Applying Pavel's
patch then committed them.

> Also, I think the extra changes are broken as we then would have two
> parameters that have that contain the same information, yet the do not
> have the same ranges.

It's part of transitioning the data transfers over to taking the byte
size instead of the log2 byte size.

Well, I can't do anything about it now - I'm going away for a couple
of weeks from tomorrow morning.

Russell King
Linux kernel 2.6 ARM Linux -
maintainer of: 2.6 Serial core
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