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From: dsd@gentoo.org (Daniel Drake )
To: Gentoo Kernel List <gentoo-kernel@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-kernel] [ANNOUNCE] genpatches-2.6.27-9 release
Date: Fri, 19 Dec 2008 00:36:52
Message-Id: 20081219003649.49C4A651BE@smtp.gentoo.org
This is an automated email announcing the release of genpatches-2.6.27-9


CHANGES SINCE 2.6.27-8
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Revision 1441: 
Fix shutdown hang on Sun Blade 100 (dsd)
Added: 1700_sparc-poweroff-hang.patch

Revision 1442: 
Fix capacity reported by Macpower hard drive (dsd)
Added: 2505_macpower-wrong-capacity.patch

Revision 1444: 
vmi-boot-crash patch included in 2.6.27.10 (mpagano)
Deleted: 1805_vmi-boot-crash.patch

Revision 1445: 
Removed revert clock backwards fix. Included in linux 2.6.27.10 (mpagano)
Deleted: 1800_revert-clock-backwards-fix.patch

Revision 1446: 
Removed setkey-policy-breakage-fix.patch. Included in linux 2.6.27.10 (mpagano)
Deleted: 2001_setkey-policy-breakage-fix.patch

Revision 1447: 
Adding Linux patch version 2.6.27.10 (mpagano)
Added: 1009_linux-2.6.27.10.patch

Revision 1448: 
2.6.27-9 release (dsd)


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-2.6.27-9.htm
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.27-9.base.tar.bz2
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.27-9.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.