new branch for linux-next [Was: [PATCH v6 0/3] Updated Cortex-M3 series]

Stephen Rothwell sfr at
Thu Oct 11 18:51:07 EDT 2012

Hi Uwe,

On Mon, 8 Oct 2012 16:47:00 +0100 Russell King - ARM Linux <linux at> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 08, 2012 at 05:43:25PM +0200, Uwe Kleine-König wrote:
> > 
> > I already tried several times to get feedback from Russell King (as you
> > probably know he's the ARM maintainer and busy most of the time) for my
> > series to support Cortex-M3 machines. As I think the outcome will
> > probably (at least) be that it should be included in next for some time
> > first (as for example Arnd Bergmann already suggested), can you please
> > add
> > 
> > 	git:// for-next
> > 
> > to your tree? I'd suggest adding it after arm and arm-soc.
> > I intend to use this branch later for efm32 support (which depends on
> > the Cortex-M3 stuff).
> > 
> > Currently the branch is still empty, but I intend to fill it with what I
> > consider to be applyable after I did some more testing. (Mainly to
> > assert it still does what it did when I developed it on an older base.)
> > 
> > @Russell: I hope this is OK for you. If not, I'm sure you'll protest.
> Well, I think the patches are mostly fine but I do think more eyes are
> needed on them first.  I heard today that some people will be looking
> at your Cortex M3 stuff, and hopefully that should move things forward.

I generally don't add new trees to linux-next during the merge window,
so, if you don't hear from me that I have added it, please remind me
about this after Linus releases v3.7-rc1.

Stephen Rothwell                    sfr at
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