lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	Tue, 10 Nov 2009 15:10:27 +0000
From:	Ben Hutchings <>
To:	Jean Delvare <>,
	David Miller <>
Cc:	Stephen Rothwell <>,,,,
	Mika Kuoppala <>
Subject: Re: linux-next: manual merge of the net tree with the i2c tree

On Tue, 2009-11-10 at 16:02 +0100, Jean Delvare wrote:
> On Tue, 10 Nov 2009 13:22:58 +0000, Ben Hutchings wrote:
> > On Tue, 2009-11-10 at 12:42 +0100, Jean Delvare wrote:
> > > Ben, you can adjust your own patches to make use of this API instead of
> > > accessing the i2c_adapter mutex directly. That way, you are no longer
> > > dependent of implementation changes, and this should solve the conflict.
> > > 
> > > Stephen, you can then drop your fixup patch.
> > 
> > I don't think so, since the conflict resulted from joining two files
> > including sfe4001.c in net-next-2.6.
> My patch series no longer touches sfe4001.c, so how would the conflict
> remain?

Because your patch to introduce i2c_{lock,unlock}_adapter() are not in
net-next-2.6 yet.

David, you might want to pull from Linus and resolve this, giving
Stephen a break.


Ben Hutchings, Senior Software Engineer, Solarflare Communications
Not speaking for my employer; that's the marketing department's job.
They asked us to note that Solarflare product names are trademarked.

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

Powered by blists - more mailing lists