Re: linux-next: manual merge of the nvdimm tree with Linus' tree

From: Dan Williams
Date: Mon Nov 09 2015 - 21:42:38 EST

On Mon, Nov 9, 2015 at 5:24 PM, Stephen Rothwell <sfr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Dan,
> Today's linux-next merge of the nvdimm tree got a conflict in:
> block/ioctl.c
> between commits:
> d8e4bb8103df ("block: cleanup blkdev_ioctl")
> bbd3e064362e ("block: add an API for Persistent Reservations")
> from Linus' tree and commit:
> 49bfa9c5511e ("block: enable dax for raw block devices")
> abcc9ebd68ab ("block, dax: opt-in control for raw block dax support")
> from the nvdimm tree.
> I fixed it up (see below) and can carry the fix as necessary (no action
> is required).
> Is that new stuff in the nvdimm tree really meant for v4.4? If not,
> please remove it until -rc1 has been released.

Done. I was indeed squeezing things into this window that I
shouldn't. I have postponed these conflicting patches to post 4.4.
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