Re: [PATCH] kthread: finer-grained lockdep/cross-release completion

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Mon Dec 18 2017 - 12:42:24 EST

On Sun, Dec 17, 2017 at 11:11 PM, Daniel Vetter <daniel@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> This didn't seem to have made it into -rc4. Anything needed to get it
> going?

Do you actually see the problem in -rc4?

Because we ended up removing the cross-release checking due to other
developers complaining. It seemed to need a lot more work before it
was ready.

So I suspect the patch is simply not relevant any more (even if it's
not necessarily wrong either).