Re: Kernel hard LOCKUP with v3.0.7

From: Greg KH
Date: Mon Oct 24 2011 - 22:19:06 EST

On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 09:01:12PM +0200, Stefan Priebe wrote:
> Hi,
> >On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 08:15:28PM +0200, Stefan Priebe wrote:
> >>Am 22.10.2011 18:55, schrieb Greg KH:
> >>>>this seems to fix it. Perhaps you should release v3.0.8 as the
> >>>>stable tree isn't stable right now? I mean this bug seems to be
> >>>>triggered on every SMP machine.
> >>>I will work to get it out soon.
> >>Fine. Any idea if this will happen this week or in a month or ...
> >>I'm scheduling an update for all our systems and if this will happen
> >>really soon i will probably schedule it a bit later.
> >
> >The 3.0.8-rc1 went out two days ago, so hopefully, if my gpg usb stick
> >still works, I can get it out tomorrow, or the day after, as tomorrow,
> >the Kernel Summit is still going on.
> how to get 3.0.8-rc1? linux-stable.git does not have a tag named
> v3.0.8-rc1

I never tag the -rc releases, as it doesn't make sense to (sometimes we
drop them before the final release.)

> - will 3.0.8 be the same as 3.0.8-rc1?

No, we have already dropped a patch and added 2 more.

Hope this helps,

greg k-h
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