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SubjectRe: RFC: 2.6.release.patchlevel: Patch against 2.6.release[.0] ?
On Tue, 2005-03-29 at 14:51 -0800, L. A. Walsh wrote:
> Given the frequency with which stabilization patches may be released, it
> may not be practical to expect users to catch each release announcement
> and download each patch.

I highly suggest using ketchup for your kernel patching needs:

Here, I have a plain 2.6.11 kernel that I upgrade to I then
want it to go right to

dave@kernel:~/temp/linux-2.6.11$ ketchup
2.6.11 ->
Applying patch-
dave@kernel:~/temp/linux-2.6.11$ ketchup ->
Applying patch- -R
Applying patch-

BTW, it also keeps a cache of local patches, and downloads if needed.
So, you'll see the downloads the first time that you use it for any
given patch.

Does that help?

-- Dave

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