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

From: Michael Ellerman
Date: Mon Apr 18 2016 - 21:57:40 EST

On Mon, 2016-04-18 at 14:23 +1000, Stephen Rothwell wrote:

> Hi Jiri,
> Today's linux-next merge of the livepatching tree got a conflict in:
> arch/powerpc/Kconfig
> between commit:
> 7f2bd0063342 ("powerpc/mm: enable page parallel initialisation")
> from Linus' tree and commit:
> 85baa095497f ("powerpc/livepatch: Add live patching support on ppc64le")
> from the livepatching tree.
> I fixed it up (see below) and can carry the fix as necessary. This
> is now fixed as far as linux-next is concerned, but any non trivial
> conflicts should be mentioned to your upstream maintainer when your tree
> is submitted for merging. You may also want to consider cooperating
> with the maintainer of the conflicting tree to minimise any particularly
> complex conflicts.
> Maybe the selects under config PPC should be sorted ...

Hmm maybe. I guess it reduces the likelyhood of two new additions clashing