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PostPosted: Mon Jan 30, 2017 1:38 pm    Post subject: gentoo-sources 4.9.6-r1 Reply with quote

I see an "-r1" release of kernel 4.9.6 has appeared

since the changelogs have been removed, how does one
find out why this small change was made?

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 30, 2017 1:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

AFAIK there was an xorg-drivers issue with nouveau.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 7:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes- is this the one?

https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=607636
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 01, 2017 7:33 am    Post subject: Re: gentoo-sources 4.9.6-r1 Reply with quote

albright wrote:
... how does one find out why this small change was made?

You could easily read the git log it on https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/sys-kernel/gentoo-sources
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 01, 2017 1:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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You could easily read the git log


perfect, thanks
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