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Greg KH wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 13, 2006 at 10:41:14PM +0000, Daniel Drake wrote:
>> 1000-1400 linux-stable
> Why does this need to be so big? Why not just include the -stable
> patches directly, all rolled up (22.214.171.124), instead of all broken out?
Sometimes (admittedly not very often) we get clashes. For example, the
usermode-sources upstream patch sometimes includes UML fixes which are
also present in -stable.
This allows us to work around that with minimal hassle in the ebuild, by
setting UNIPATCH_EXCLUDE=1234 where 1234 is the genpatches ID of the
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