Tickless Hz/hrtimers/etc. on PowerPC

Geert Uytterhoeven Geert.Uytterhoeven at sonycom.com
Fri Jul 13 06:12:18 EST 2007

On Thu, 12 Jul 2007, Matt Sealey wrote:
> Michael Neuling wrote:
> >> And I don't want to run -rt or wireless-dev for the benefit of a single
> >> feature. What I am after is something like Ingo Molnar throws out..
> >> single patches done the old way, not git trees. It's so much easier to
> >> handle and integrate for example into a Gentoo ebuild or to make a
> >> tarball of accumulated patches from a certain release kernel.
> > 
> > I'm sooo with ya.  I like my patches alphabetised, but no one ever does
> > it for me.
> Well my only requirement is numbering them so they patch in order; there
> are some cute little requirements on that, but I'd rather patch the bare
> minimum and bring in as few quirks and new features than just grab an
> entire -rt tree with what amounts to 60 or 70 individual patches and
> start renumbering them.

That's why quilt uses a series file, so the patch names don't have to be

With kind regards,
Geert Uytterhoeven
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