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From: (Mike Pagano )
To: Gentoo Kernel List <gentoo-kernel@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-kernel] [ANNOUNCE] genpatches-2.6.28-8 release
Date: Thu, 16 Apr 2009 19:02:08
This is an automated email announcing the release of genpatches-2.6.28-8


Revision 1532: 
Linux Removal of redundant patches. Addtion of cflags patch for the main makefile to disable invalid cant wrap optizations. (mpagano)
Added: 1008_linux-
Added: 2910_makefile-cflags.patch
Deleted: 2705_i915-no-vblank-on-disabled-pipe.patch
Deleted: 2710_i915-set-vblank-flag-correctly.patch

Revision 1536: 
Fix for performance regression when WRITE_SYNC writes and writes submitted without sync flag caused excession idling in IO scheduler (mpagano)
Added: 1920_write-sync-regression-fix.patch

Revision 1539: 
Fixes print hanging in some printers (e.g. Canon BJC-3000) (asn)
Added: 2310_usblp-status-polling.patch

Revision 1545: 
Revert null dereference check in jbd2_journal_being_ordered_truncate for ocfs2 (mpagano)
Added: 1925_revert-null-dref-in-jbd2-journal-being-ordered-truncate.patch

Revision 1546: 
2.6.28-8 release (mpagano)


When the website updates, the complete patch list and split-out patches will be
available here:


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

For more information, see the genpatches homepage:

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