[lfs-patches] Fwd: Re: r3739 - trunk/linux

DJ Lucas blfs-dev at lucasit.com
Thu May 3 20:10:04 PDT 2018


On 05/03/2018 09:11 PM, Ken Moffat wrote:
> On Fri, May 04, 2018 at 01:09:53AM +0000, xinglp wrote:

>> But linux-4.16.7 is released now.
> 
> I assume the patch will still apply.

It has already been applied in 4.16.7. I found it this morning, just got 
around to putting it in patches today and hadn't seen the release.

> Chasing moving targets like
> stable kernel releases is rarely fun.  But I'm surprised that
> anything in the kernel needed fixing - from my idle reading of lkml
> I've seen various patches for gcc-8 issues being supplied.
> 
> And I'm glad DJ is looking at this (but I guess BLFS will be much
> more of a problem, from a quick look at the Release Notes re g++).

Yeah, pretty sure BLFS will not be as easy, but I had to jump back in 
someplace, figured a new GCC release was as good a time as 
any...certainly justifies a new build (and another to confirm all of the 
changes along the way). :-)

--DJ



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