[Intel-gfx] Genereal question regarding kernel development

Daniel Vetter daniel.vetter at ffwll.ch
Tue May 21 16:13:15 CEST 2013

Hi Jan,

First things first, please _always_ cc relevant mailing lists.

Second: I've submitted a proper patch to revert this behaviour change,
but it has been nacked. I've poked Dave Airlie about it again on irc.
See https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/2402211/

Thanks, Daniel

On Tue, May 21, 2013 at 3:28 PM, Jan Niggemann <jn at hz6.de> wrote:
> Hi Daniel,
> sorry for bothering you directly, but being a kernel dev you can probably
> answer my question:
> I read what "patchwork" is and what it's used for; I also understand that
> bugs are tracked in bugzilla and that both are separate systems.
> My question is:
> I'm affected by this: https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/2400621/
> I expected this patch to be somehow linked to a bugzilla entry I could
> subscribe to (in order to get updates on issue)...
> But I'm unable to find a bug in bugzilla regarding "kworker irq storm" or
> similar...
> Are patches in patchwork that correct kernel bugs in any way linked to
> bugzilla issues and if so, how?
> Thank you for your time!
> Regards
> Jan

Daniel Vetter
Software Engineer, Intel Corporation
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