[linux-dvb] CVS of dvb-kernel in sync with current RC?

C.Y.M syphir at syphir.sytes.net
Sat Jul 2 17:55:29 CEST 2005


Johannes Stezenbach wrote:
> C.Y.M wrote:
> 
>>Is the policy going to be that the cvs of the dvb-kernel should be in sync with
>>current kernel release candidate (from kernel.org)?
>>
>>I am using 2.6.13-rc1 with cvs, and just wanted to make sure these changes work
>>with 2.6.12?
> 
> 
> As was discussed one or two months ago I'm going to maintain
> a patch for users against the latest release:
> http://linuxtv.org/downloads/patches/2.6.12/
> 
> For development CVS should work with latest -rc.
> 
> I considered adding some temporary #if KERNEL_VERSION,
> they are not difficult to remove when creating patches
> for lkml. But they make it much harder to feed back
> changes from the kernel into CVS, so I'd like to avoid it.
> 

Sounds good. Thanks for clarifying that, again. :) Now I can understand how the
#if's make it more difficult to keep in sync with upstream.

Regards,
C.





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