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  linux-cve-announce  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, 20 Apr 2022 17:29:00 -0300
From:   Luiz Angelo Daros de Luca <luizluca@...il.com>
To:     "David S. Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:     "open list:NETWORKING DRIVERS" <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@...aro.org>,
        Alvin Šipraga <alsi@...g-olufsen.dk>,
        Andrew Lunn <andrew@...n.ch>,
        Vivien Didelot <vivien.didelot@...il.com>,
        Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@...il.com>,
        Vladimir Oltean <olteanv@...il.com>,
        Jakub Kicinski <kuba@...nel.org>,
        Paolo Abeni <pabeni@...hat.com>,
        Rob Herring <robh+dt@...nel.org>, krzk+dt@...nel.org,
        Arınç ÜNAL <arinc.unal@...nc9.com>,
        devicetree@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH net v2 1/2] dt-bindings: net: dsa: realtek: cleanup
 compatible strings

> This series was applied to netdev/net-next.git (master)
> by David S. Miller <davem@...emloft.net>:
>
> On Mon, 18 Apr 2022 20:35:57 -0300 you wrote:
> > Compatible strings are used to help the driver find the chip ID/version
> > register for each chip family. After that, the driver can setup the
> > switch accordingly. Keep only the first supported model for each family
> > as a compatible string and reference other chip models in the
> > description.
> >
> > The removed compatible strings have never been used in a released kernel.
> >
> > [...]
>
> Here is the summary with links:
>   - [net,v2,1/2] dt-bindings: net: dsa: realtek: cleanup compatible strings
>     https://git.kernel.org/netdev/net-next/c/6f2d04ccae9b
>   - [net,v2,2/2] net: dsa: realtek: remove realtek,rtl8367s string
>     https://git.kernel.org/netdev/net-next/c/fcd30c96af95
>

Hi David,

I was expecting to get those patches merged to net as well. Otherwise,
the "realtek,rtl8367s" we are removing will get into a released
kernel.

Regards,

Powered by blists - more mailing lists