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Plans for the Linux-next Tree

Mar 31, 2008, 09:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"'Now that we are (presumably) approaching the next merge window, can I ask what use (if any) will you be making of the linux-next tree? Alternatively, is there any information you want from it?' Stephen Rothwell asked regarding the tree he started maintaining last month for tracking upcoming stable merges.

"Andrew Morton replied, 'afacit it's already working. The level of merge and build errors in the subsystem trees this time around is a tiny fraction of what it was at the same stage in 2.6.24-rcX.' He went on to note, 'there are 60 or 80 'susbsytem' trees hosted in -mm at present...'"

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