Re: linux-next: manual merge of the usb-gadget tree with the driver-core tree

From: Greg KH
Date: Tue Nov 18 2014 - 11:24:46 EST

On Tue, Nov 18, 2014 at 09:25:31AM -0600, Felipe Balbi wrote:
> Hi,
> On Tue, Nov 18, 2014 at 06:12:22PM +1100, Stephen Rothwell wrote:
> > Hi Felipe,
> >
> > Today's linux-next merge of the usb-gadget tree got a conflict in
> > drivers/usb/dwc2/gadget.c between commit 7c3e90537b74 ("usb: dwc2: drop
> > owner assignment from platform_drivers") from the driver-core tree and
> why is that commit in the driver-core tree ? It wasn't even acked by
> Paul Z. It wasn't sent to linux-usb either.
> Sure, it's minimal, but I'd expect a little cordiality in Ccing driver
> maintainers ;-)

We fixed up many hundreds of drivers all at once, it was easier to take
that change through my driver-core tree than try to coordinate in
everyone's different trees and end up missing some usages.


greg k-h
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