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    SubjectRe: linux-next: manual merge of the signal tree with the arm-current tree
    Hi all,

    On Thu, 5 Jul 2012 08:52:04 +0100 Russell King <> wrote:
    > Currently, bugs have been found with the signal handling updates which
    > happened during the last merge window.
    > Will has concerns with Al's proposed fixes for the signal handling.
    > Unfortunately, Al isn't responding to attempts to discuss this (for
    > whatever reason), and as we're now at -rc5, we believe Al's patches are
    > now too complex to go into this stage of -rc.
    > We have had to find a way forward on this - which means reverting some
    > of the commits that went in during the previous merge window.
    > So, your revert to "fix" this isn't a good idea, because it isn't what
    > will be going to Linus this weekend.

    OK, so for today, I have reverted these commits from Al's signal tree:

    c1eafa6fc84a "arm: pull all work_pending logics into C function"
    9c802c169f96 "arm: deal with handlerless restarts without leaving the kernel"
    76c3f4da3ee4 "arm: get rid of TIF_SYSCALL_RESTARTSYS"

    (I was not sure if I needed to revert the first of these.)
    Stephen Rothwell
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