Re: [PATCH 4.9 00/41] 4.9.37-stable review

From: Krister Johansen
Date: Mon Jul 10 2017 - 18:31:24 EST

Hey Greg,

On Mon, Jul 10, 2017 at 07:10:33PM +0200, Greg Kroah-Hartman wrote:
> This is the start of the stable review cycle for the 4.9.37 release.
> There are 41 patches in this series, all will be posted as a response
> to this one. If anyone has any issues with these being applied, please
> let me know.
> Responses should be made by Wed Jul 12 17:10:36 UTC 2017.
> Anything received after that time might be too late.
> The whole patch series can be found in one patch at:
> or in the git tree and branch at:
> git:// linux-4.9.y
> and the diffstat can be found below.
> thanks,
> greg k-h

In 4.9.36 there were some patches to tools/perf that got pulled in that
break that part of build. It looks like a couple of dependent patches
were omitted. I don't see these patches included in 4.9.37. Is it
possible to get those included so that tools/perf builds again?

Here's a link to the prior thread: