Re: - simplify-update_times-avoid-jiffies-jiffies_64-aliasing-problem.patch removed from -mm tree

From: Eric W. Biederman
Date: Tue Aug 15 2006 - 13:37:55 EST

akpm@xxxxxxxx writes:

> The patch titled
> simplify update_times (avoid jiffies/jiffies_64 aliasing problem)
> has been removed from the -mm tree. Its filename is
> simplify-update_times-avoid-jiffies-jiffies_64-aliasing-problem.patch
> This patch was dropped because it had testing failures

Thanks. I didn't see a thread on linux-kernel for this so I
just wanted to report that this patch killed my boot when the
serial driver initialized, and at some other point as well when
I did not compile in the serial driver.

Just in case an additional data point was needed.

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