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SubjectRE: [PATCH 2.6.35-rc1] net: vmxnet3 fixes [0/5] Spare skb to avoid starvation

> -----Original Message-----
> From: David Miller []
> Sent: Wednesday, July 07, 2010 2:41 PM
> To: Shreyas Bhatewara
> Cc:;; pv-
>; Michael Stolarchuk
> Subject: Re: [PATCH 2.6.35-rc1] net: vmxnet3 fixes [0/5] Spare skb to
> avoid starvation
> A couple problems remaining in this patch set:
> 1) Too many bug fixes for this late in the -rc series of 2.6.35
> Pick a smaller number of fixes, the most critical ones, perhaps
> 2 or 3, and re-submit those for net-2.6
> Pick the ones that produce easily triggers crashes or documented
> regressions present on the official lkml regression list.
> Send the rest in for net-next-2.6

Could you please apply all the patches in the series to net-next-2.6, the patches will apply cleanly. Or would you rather have them reposted them with proper subject line ?

> 2) Bumping the driver version every patch in a patch series is
> pointless.
> Do the bump once, at the end of the series.

The version numbers bumps although seemingly pointless (and harmless), make my life easy to track and maintain the bug#-to-fix mapping.


> Thanks.

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