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

From: Stephen Rothwell
Date: Thu Jul 13 2017 - 23:50:45 EST

Hi all,

On Fri, 14 Jul 2017 06:34:16 +0300 Leon Romanovsky <leon@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Sorry Doug, but it is not expected at all for the code which will go to 4.14.
> Both patches in question were targeted for 4.13 and you was expected to
> see the merge conflicts during last month or so, prior to merge window of 4.13.
> In 4.14, you should base your tree on Linus's tree and don't have ANY
> conflicts in your subsystem, between ANY subsystems and especially
> Linus, so we will be able to develop and test.
> For me, this merge conflict puts a large sign, that your tree is not ready for 4.14.
> Please base your tree on Linus's tree.

And if these commits are destined for v4.14, then they should not have
been in linux-next yet.

Stephen Rothwell