Re: [PATCH AUTOSEL 4.19 044/167] drm/amdgpu: validate user pitch alignment

From: Michel DÃnzer
Date: Mon Sep 09 2019 - 11:26:11 EST

On 2019-09-07 4:58 p.m., Alex Deucher wrote:
> The patch shuffling doesn't help, but regardless, the same thing could
> happen even with a direct committer tree if someone missed the tag when
> committing.

True, but in the latter case it would at least be possible to add tags
referencing persistent commit hashes regardless of when fix-ups happen,
whereas with the former this isn't possible before the original change
makes it to Linus or at least Dave.

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