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From: mpagano@gentoo.org (Mike Pagano )
To: Gentoo Kernel List <gentoo-kernel@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-kernel] [ANNOUNCE] genpatches-2.6.30-8 release
Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2009 14:33:15
Message-Id: 20090916143314.6CFAA678A5@smtp.gentoo.org
This is an automated email announcing the release of genpatches-2.6.30-8


CHANGES SINCE 2.6.30-7
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Revision 1601: 
Fixes freezes caused by careless IPI sends on some x86 setups (asn)
Added: 1700_empty-ipi-check.patch

Revision 1602: 
linux/sysrq.h needs linux/errno.h (mpagano)
Added: 2910_add-sysrq-h-needs-errno-h-include.patch

Revision 1603: 
Linux 2.6.30.6 patch and the removal of redundant patch (mpagano)
Added: 1005_linux-2.6.30.6.patch
Deleted: 1700_empty-ipi-check.patch

Revision 1607: 
Linux 2.6.30.7 patch (mpagano)
Added: 1006_linux-2.6.30.7.patch

Revision 1608: 
2.6.30-8 release (mpagano)


PATCHES
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When the website updates, the complete patch list and split-out patches will be
available here:
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/patches-2.6.30-8.htm
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.30-8.base.tar.bz2
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.30-8.extras.tar.bz2


ABOUT GENPATCHES
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genpatches is the patchset applied to some kernels available in Portage.

For more information, see the genpatches homepage:
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches

For a simple example of how to use genpatches in your kernel ebuild, look at a
recent gentoo-sources-2.6.* ebuild.