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Date:   Thu, 22 Jul 2021 17:53:58 +0000
From:   Wei Liu <>
To:     Linus Torvalds <>
Cc:     Wei Liu <>,
        Linux Kernel List <>,
        Linux on Hyper-V List <>,, Stephen Hemminger <>,,,
        Michael Kelley <>
Subject: Re: [GIT PULL] Hyper-V fixes for 5.14-rc3

On Thu, Jul 22, 2021 at 10:25:46AM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 22, 2021 at 7:09 AM Wei Liu <> wrote:
> >
> >   - Reversion of a bogus patch that went into 5.14-rc1
> When doing a revert, please explain it.
> Yes, they are simple in the sense that they just undo something, but
> at the same time, that "something" was done for a reason, and the
> reason why that original change was wrong, and how it was noticed (ie
> what the symptoms of the reverted patch were) is important.
> I've pulled this, so it's too late now, but please please please
> explain reverts in the future, not just a "This reverts commit XYZ".

Sure. Noted.


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