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    SubjectRe: 2.2 missing features
    In article <>, (Alan Cox) writes:
    >> What can we do to keep this from happening in the 2.3 to 2.4/3.0 conversion?
    >> Would it be reasonable to ask that there be patches for both stable and
    >> development before a feature is added to the stable branch?

    > If we had a cvs log we could take the CVS branches from 2.0.29 or so
    > when 2.1.x was split off and merge the relevant forward changes. You'll
    > just have to hope Linus can remember everything or go through the patches
    > from 2.0.30 onwards checking stuff has been forward ported. I know the
    > /proc security patches are missing, but most of the other changes made in
    > 2.0.36 up to pre12 are in 2.1.x. Someone willing to backcheck over the
    > previous 2.0.x diffs would be great

    In future it would be useful to adopt a policy to never accept changes for
    2.0 unless 2.1 has the equivalent bug fix/change


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