Re: Adrian Bunk is now taking over the 2.6.16-stable branch
From: Greg KH
Date: Sun Aug 06 2006 - 00:56:27 EST
On Sun, Aug 06, 2006 at 02:46:34AM +0200, Andrea Arcangeli wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 05, 2006 at 01:00:17AM +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> > On Thu, Aug 03, 2006 at 09:43:06PM -0500, Josh Boyer wrote:
> > > On 8/3/06, Greg KH <greg@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > >This is just a notice to everyone that Adrian is going to now be taking
> > > >over the 2.6.16-stable kernel branch, for him to maintain for as long as
> > > >he wants to.
> > >
> > > Adrian, could you provide a bit of rationale as to why you want to do
> > > this? I'm just curious.
> > A long-term maintained stable series was missing in the current
> > development model.
> > The 2.6 series itself is theoretically a stable series, but the amount
> > of regressions is too big for some users.
> Greg is electing new official maintainers
Greg didn't "elect" anyone, Adrian volunteered to maintain something
that had been dropped by the -stable developers and no one else was
going to maintain.
> , but Greg is doing other
> weird things as well:
I'm only repeating what a whole lot of lawyers told me, nothing else.
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