[ANNOUNCE] linux-staging tree created

Greg KH greg at kroah.com
Wed Jul 2 23:11:18 UTC 2008

On Tue, Jun 17, 2008 at 02:51:04PM +0200, Pavel Machek wrote:
> Hi!
> > What this tree is not:
> > 	- it is not a place to dump code and then run away, hoping that
> > 	  someone else will do the cleanup work for you.  While there
> > 	  are developers available to do this kind of work, you need to
> > 	  get someone to agree to "babysit" the code.
> Hmm, how do I tap into that developer pool? :-)
> Kohjinsha wifi driver is in state where it was ported to mac80211, and
> it still works with minimum features, but it needs dead code removal
> and rewriting the rest. That code is really very ugly.
> I can do the handholding; I can probably do the rewrite, too (its
> 10000LoC), but it will take time...

If the patch at least builds, send it to me for inclusion in -staging if
you want to get some exposure for it.


greg k-h

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