lists.openwall.net   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:   Wed, 19 Aug 2020 23:25:51 +0200
From:   Sam Ravnborg <sam@...nborg.org>
To:     John Stultz <john.stultz@...aro.org>
Cc:     Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab+huawei@...nel.org>,
        Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
        linuxarm@...wei.com, mauro.chehab@...wei.com,
        Manivannan Sadhasivam <mani@...nel.org>,
        Daniel Vetter <daniel@...ll.ch>,
        dri-devel <dri-devel@...ts.freedesktop.org>,
        Bogdan Togorean <bogdan.togorean@...log.com>,
        Liwei Cai <cailiwei@...ilicon.com>,
        linux-arm-kernel <linux-arm-kernel@...ts.infradead.org>,
        Daniel Borkmann <daniel@...earbox.net>,
        Rob Herring <robh+dt@...nel.org>,
        "David S. Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
        Xinliang Liu <xinliang.liu@...aro.org>,
        Neil Armstrong <narmstrong@...libre.com>,
        Wanchun Zheng <zhengwanchun@...ilicon.com>,
        driverdevel <devel@...verdev.osuosl.org>,
        BPF Mailing List <bpf@...r.kernel.org>,
        Xiubin Zhang <zhangxiubin1@...wei.com>,
        linux-media <linux-media@...r.kernel.org>,
        Tomi Valkeinen <tomi.valkeinen@...com>,
        Jesper Dangaard Brouer <hawk@...nel.org>,
        Laurent Pinchart <laurent.pinchart@...asonboard.com>,
        Xinwei Kong <kong.kongxinwei@...ilicon.com>,
        Alexei Starovoitov <ast@...nel.org>,
        "open list:OPEN FIRMWARE AND FLATTENED DEVICE TREE BINDINGS" 
        <devicetree@...r.kernel.org>, Rob Clark <robdclark@...omium.org>,
        Laurentiu Palcu <laurentiu.palcu@....com>,
        Andrzej Hajda <a.hajda@...sung.com>,
        John Fastabend <john.fastabend@...il.com>,
        Liuyao An <anliuyao@...wei.com>,
        "moderated list:DMA BUFFER SHARING FRAMEWORK" 
        <linaro-mm-sig@...ts.linaro.org>, Wei Xu <xuwei5@...ilicon.com>,
        Rongrong Zou <zourongrong@...il.com>,
        Philipp Zabel <p.zabel@...gutronix.de>,
        Network Development <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Sumit Semwal <sumit.semwal@...aro.org>,
        lkml <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        Jakub Kicinski <kuba@...nel.org>,
        David Airlie <airlied@...ux.ie>,
        Chen Feng <puck.chen@...ilicon.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 00/49] DRM driver for Hikey 970

Hi John.

> > So, IMO, the best is to keep it on staging for a while, until those
> > remaining bugs gets solved.
> 
> I'm not sure I see all of these as compelling for pushing it in via
> staging. And I suspect in the process of submitting the patches for
> review folks may find the cause of some of the problems you list here.

There is a tendency to forget drivers in staging, and with the almost
constant refactoring that happens in the drm drivers we would end up
fixing this driver when a bot trigger an error.
So IMO we need very good reasons to go in via staging.

	Sam

Powered by blists - more mailing lists