Re: torvalds/linux repository on github

From: Jeffrey Merkey
Date: Sun Nov 01 2015 - 20:47:49 EST

I'll maintain a local repo and post patches like everyone else. Sorry
for being dense.


On 11/1/15, Jeffrey Merkey <jeffmerkey@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 11/1/15, Greg KH <greg@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On Sun, Nov 01, 2015 at 03:50:35PM -0700, Jeffrey Merkey wrote:
>>> Linus,
>>> Can you check your repository on github at
>>> I tried to fork and clone it and
>>> it is missing (or appears to be missing) all the subversion tags --
>>> just has rcX candidates and major version tags (i.e. 4.1, 4.2 but
>>> missing the 4.2.X tags).
>> Those tags are not in Linus's tree, they are in the linux-stable tree,
>> which is a different one (linux-stable on, none of us use
>> github for actual development.)
>> Hope this helps,
>> greg k-h
> That does help, thanks Greg. Well I don't plan on using github for
> development either, just was looking for a place to post my patches
> where folks can get to them. Google code is shutdown and Sourceforce
> is ancient technology. Any suggestions other than putting a git
> server online myself?
> :-)
> Jeff
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