Re: [PATCH 0/5] y2038 conversion for ntp/pps and sfc driver

From: Thomas Gleixner
Date: Wed Sep 30 2015 - 03:27:47 EST

On Tue, 29 Sep 2015, David Miller wrote:
> From: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@xxxxxxxx>
> Date: Mon, 28 Sep 2015 22:21:27 +0200
> > When trying to build a kernel with time_t commented out, I found that
> > the ntp subsystem still relies on timespec for its pps handling.
> >
> > This series addresses this and converts all the code to use timespec64
> > instead, step by step. There is one device driver that interacts with
> > this code directly (rather than only through the ptp subsystem), so
> > I have to convert that driver at the same time.
> >
> > The patches should ideally stay together as a series, but they do
> > span multiple subsystems, so I'm also looking for the right person
> > to merge them.
> I'm happy with this going via a tree other than mine, and for the

I think it should go via John Stultz timekeeping tree.


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