IBM 440GX, Ocotea...

Tom Rini trini at
Fri Mar 26 08:20:02 EST 2004

On Thu, Mar 25, 2004 at 03:14:22PM -0600, Tolunay Orkun wrote:
> >> >linuxppc-2.[45] are children of the linux-2.[45] trees, and contain
> >> >stuff that's not quite ready to go out, _but_will_be_soon_ or has been
> >> >put in a tree for Linus/Marcelo, but they haven't pulled yet.
> >>
> >> ok thanks (and linuxppc-2.5 should be used to get something into 2.6?)
> >
> > If it's something which isn't quite ready yet, it should go into
> > linuxppc-2.5.  Otherwise, it should go to linux-2.5, either via Andrew
> > Morton, or Paul or Ben sending it to Linus.
> If the chnage goes directly to linux-2.[56] tree directly is it also
> applied to linuxppc-2.5 as well? How do you keep it in sync with
> tree?

The linuxppc-2.5 tree is a child of the linux-2.5 tree.  Once a change
gets into the linux-2.5 tree, we can pull it into the linuxppc-2.5 tree.
So it becomes just another change we get.

Tom Rini

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