Re: linux-next: manual merge of the akpm tree with the wberr tree
From: Jeff Layton
Date: Tue Aug 01 2017 - 06:59:29 EST
On Tue, 2017-08-01 at 15:46 +1000, Stephen Rothwell wrote:
> Hi Andrew,
> Today's linux-next merge of the akpm-current tree got a conflict in:
> between commit:
> 9dcc0577f2a4 ("mm: remove optimizations based on i_size in mapping writeback waits")
> from the wberr tree and patch:
> "mm: remove optimizations based on i_size in mapping writeback waits"
> from the akpm tree.
> I fixed it up (I just dropped the akpm tree patch) and can carry the
> fix as necessary. This is now fixed as far as linux-next is concerned,
> but any non trivial conflicts should be mentioned to your upstream
> maintainer when your tree is submitted for merging. You may also want
> to consider cooperating with the maintainer of the conflicting tree to
> minimise any particularly complex conflicts.
I didn't realize that Andrew was going to pick that one up. I'll drop it
from my tree.
Jeff Layton <jlayton@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>