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    SubjectRe: [stable] Wanted: Allow adding new device IDs during the -stable cycle
    * Jeff Garzik (jeff@garzik.org) wrote:
    > Chris Wright wrote:
    > >2) In theory new hardware can seem to work with a simple PCI ID
    > >update, and later we find it needs extra quirk handling or specific
    > >driver support. This could mean adding buggy support for new hardware
    > >to -stable. In practice, hopefully this isn't a real issue.
    >
    > No need to worry about theory. Since you are (or should be???) taking
    > stuff solely from upstream, you should already know what is needed, or not.

    Yup, it's definitely handwavy. If it's a problem we can address it then.

    thanks,
    -chris
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