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    SubjectRe: [ALSA PATCH] 1.0.9b+
    Alistair John Strachan <s0348365@sms.ed.ac.uk> wrote:
    >
    > On Thursday 28 Jul 2005 18:25, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > > Jaroslav Kysela <perex@suse.cz> wrote:
    > > > Linus, please do an update from:
    > > >
    > > > rsync://rsync.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/perex/alsa.git
    > > >
    > > > ...
    > > > 65 files changed, 5059 insertions(+), 1122 deletions(-)
    > >
    > > The git-alsa.patch in -mm which I obtain from
    > > master.kernel.org:/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/perex/alsa-current.git is
    > > empty. So we're now wanting to merge 4,000 lines of unreviewed code which
    > > hasn't been tested in -mm at approximately the -rc4 stage.
    >
    > ~2800 lines of which is a new driver.
    >
    > It'd be nice if ALSA's release schedule for "stable" versus "rc" could match
    > the kernel's. For example, 2.6.12 shipped with 1.0.9rc2.
    >
    > Maybe "rc" ALSA should only be accepted in rc1, by rc4 you hope they can wrap
    > things up and give you a stable version number? Okay, generally in-tree
    > version numbers don't count for much, but I think ALSA is a big exception
    > because it's maintained pretty much out of tree.
    >
    > Not so much of an issue this time around, but I don't think new drivers or
    > rewrites (even if they are reasonably separate) should be going in a late -rc
    > kernel.
    >

    Independent of all that, there remains the problem that I was not obtaining
    all this new code from
    master.kernel.org:/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/perex/alsa-current.git.

    Is there some different tree which I should be pulling from?
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