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    SubjectRe: 2.6.17-rc2-mm1
    On Thu, 27 Apr 2006 12:19:30 -0700, Andrew Morton <> wrote:

    >I don't like dropping patches. Because then the thing needs to be fixed up
    >and resent and remerged and re-reviewed and rejects need to re-fixed-up and
    >this adds emailing overhead and 12-24 hour turnaround, etc. I very much
    >prefer to hang onto the patch and get it fixed up. This means that I
    >usually have to do the fixing-up.

    Perhaps dropping patches with obvious faults with some feedback
    to submitter may reduce your workload ;) And is slowing down the
    merge a little in these cases such a bad thing if it improves
    patch quality over time?

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