Re: Critical points about kernel 2.6.21 and pseudo-authorities
From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Sun Apr 29 2007 - 14:51:32 EST
On Sun, 29 Apr 2007, Uwe Bugla wrote:
> And now comes the critical point:
> If I use kernel 2.6.21 in connection with git2 (NOT: git1) everything is fine so far.
Sounds like the sis900 network driver problem.
> BUT: This 2.6.21-git2 is unusable in so far as it contains regressive code
> in the dvb-section, authored by Trent Piepho, acked by Michael Krufky, and signed-off-by Mauro Carvalho Chehab:
You never explained what the problem even was, apart from compiling in
some code that you didn't need to before. Didn't it work in the end?
If it worked, I don't see what the big issue was. You are getting a _lot_
of other code in the kernel that you probably never use, you may not even
Uwe, you really aren't helping yourself by being so damn abrasive. I know
for a fact that your bug-reports are going ignored by some people, and I'm
not surprised at all.
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