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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/6] Initialize the per-CPU data area.
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On Monday 25 September 2006 22:59, Jeremy Fitzhardinge wrote:
> Andi Kleen wrote:
> > If this is really 1/1 why does it patch a file called pda.h?
> >
> > I've thrown away the local pda patches before this because I assumed
> > you started fresh.
> >
> > Somehow I'm not surprised that nothing applies. You seem to always
> > start with some random tree that nobody else has.
> >
> Well, it's based on -mm, but I guess that includes pieces of your patch
> series. I was a bit surprised to see pda.h still in -mm with the rest
> dropped.

I see. Andrew reverted some stuff to fix his PII (which I broke BTW
it wasn't a problem in your original patches) but he didn't revert everything
only starting from the bisected patch.

Ok on the next resync everything will be dropped there.

> > Anyways, this patchkit has caused so much trouble and churn that I'll drop
> > it for now until after the .19 merge is done.
> >
> I'll respin it against your patches later today.

Thanks. It's not that urgent because the merge will need a few days
at least.

Also I must admit I haven't figured out yet if yours or Rusty's patchkit
is better. So far I was leaning towards yours, but that might be because
I haven't looked closely at Rusty's version.

-Andi
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