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Date:   Thu, 16 May 2019 20:07:08 -0700 (PDT)
From:   Palmer Dabbelt <>
To:     Linus Torvalds <>
Subject:     Re: [GIT PULL] RISC-V Patches for the 5.2 Merge Window, Part 1 v2

On Thu, 16 May 2019 19:17:17 PDT (-0700), Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Thu, May 16, 2019 at 5:27 PM Palmer Dabbelt <> wrote:
>>   git:// tags/riscv-for-linus-5.2-mw1
> Oh no no no.
> You're creating a binary file from your build or something like that:
>>  modules.builtin.modinfo                            | Bin 0 -> 46064 bytes
> which is completely unacceptable.
> I have no idea what you're doing, but this kind of "random garbage in
> git commits" is not going to fly. And the fact that you're adding
> random files really means that you are doing something *horribly*
> wrong.

Sorry, I have no idea how I missed that.  It looks like I managed to screw
something up while trying to fix up that patch, but I'm not really sure what I
did.  I'll try to figure out how to not screw it up next time.

Thanks for catching this!

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