2.6.24 - time to switch
Michael 'Mickey' Lauer
mickey at openmoko.org
Sat Feb 2 14:37:53 CET 2008
> Hi Mickey,
> I think it's time to face down our fears and finally switch our
> principal tree from 22.214.171.124 to 2.6.24.
> This will probably upset some things, so it may be good if any
> "trustworthy and stable" builds don't pick up the changes yet, but
> everyone else should. The sooner we fish out the bugs, the better
> for all involved.
> I did a diff on the two patchsets and 2) would yield about 10'000
> lines or 320kB. Since there is quite a bit of useful information in
> these diffs (besides copious amount of noise, as one would expect),
> I'd lean towards option 2).
Me too. It may be a bit overwhelming for our CIAbot, but that's about it :)
> Does this sound good ?
> I think 2) can be adequately implemented by
> ( cd trunk/src/target/kernel/patches && svn remove *)
> cp branches/src/target/kernel/2.6.24.x/patches/* \
> cd trunk/src/target/kernel/patches
> svn add *
> svn commit
> Would you agree with this ?
svn cp retains the history, so you should be able to use this instead of the
(cp, add) tuple.
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