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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] docs: update the development process document
    * Jonathan Corbet <>:
    > @@ -287,25 +293,14 @@ Some information about linux-next has been gathered at:
    > -How the linux-next tree will fit into the development process is still
    > -changing. As of this writing, the first full development cycle involving
    > -linux-next (2.6.26) is coming to an end; thus far, it has proved to be a
    > -valuable resource for finding and fixing integration problems before the
    > -beginning of the merge window. See for
    > -more information on how linux-next has worked to set up the 2.6.27 merge
    > -window.
    > -
    > -Some developers have begun to suggest that linux-next should be used as the
    > -target for future development as well. The linux-next tree does tend to be
    > -far ahead of the mainline and is more representative of the tree into which
    > -any new work will be merged. The downside to this idea is that the
    > -volatility of linux-next tends to make it a difficult development target.
    > -See for more information on this topic, and
    > -stay tuned; much is still in flux where linux-next is involved.
    > +Linux-next has become an integral part of the kernel development process;
    > +all patchs merged during a given merge window should really have found


    > +their way into linux-next some time before the merge window opens.
    > +

    Apart from that, looks great to me :)

    Best regards,
    Nicolas Kaiser

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