[Ksummit-2012-discuss] [ATTEND] stable kernel stuff and grumpy maintainers [bisection/rebase/-next]

Stephen Warren swarren at wwwdotorg.org
Wed Jun 20 17:31:11 UTC 2012


On 06/20/2012 11:19 AM, Luck, Tony wrote:
...
> I don't think that rebasing should cause significant problems for
> linux-next ... it is a fresh merge of all the source trees each
> day on top of a moving base of where Linus' tree happens to have
> moved to.

Indeed, it was always by understanding that linux-next was a fresh merge
each day precisely because the constituent trees would be rebased, but
I'm still pretty new to the kernel.


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