Lost patches merged / 2.6.24 update

Michael 'Mickey' Lauer mickey at openmoko.org
Tue Jan 22 01:11:17 CET 2008

Werner Almesberger wrote:
> Dear distribution hackers,

> I've now merged most of the "lost patches of OpenMoko's OpenEmbedded"
> into the 2.6.24-rc7 tree, with the exception of a few that were
> already applied, and the highly fix-gta01-flowcontrol2-
> for which I've added a comment to
> http://bugzilla.openmoko.org/cgi-bin/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=788

> The patches merged are:

Excellent -- thanks for your work!

> For the future, please don't hide patches somewhere along the
> distribution chain.

We'll do our best, but let me remind you that during the "OM system
level crisis" ;) the kernel was being frozen for a couple of months
and no one dared to touch it. Hence OpenEmbedded was the best place to
add patches that actually improve the user experience of our existing

I'm almost sure this situation will never arise again.



Dr. Michael 'Mickey' Lauer | IT-Freelancer | http://www.vanille-media.de

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