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From: "Valdis Klētnieks" <>
To: Gautam Bhat <>
Cc: kernelnewbies <>
Subject: Re: Git pull and untracked files
Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2020 20:02:40 -0400
Message-ID: <225095.1593388960@turing-police> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

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On Mon, 29 Jun 2020 00:00:23 +0530, Gautam Bhat said:

> scripts/conmakehash
> scripts/pnmtologo
> scripts/sortextable
> I don't see the files in .gitignore too but in the earlier version
> i.e. v5.2 it is present. These files are binaries, should I go ahead
> and delete them?

Looks like two were moved and one was renamed, so feel free to nuke the copy
that's in scripts/

commit 4484aa800ac588a1fe2175cd53076c21067f44b4
Author: Masahiro Yamada <>
Date:   Tue Dec 17 20:06:33 2019 +0900

    tty: vt: move conmakehash to drivers/tty/vt/ from scripts/

    scripts/conmakehash is only used for generating

    Move it to the related directory.

commit 78a20a012ecea857e438b1f9e8091acb290bd0f5
Author: Masahiro Yamada <>
Date:   Wed Aug 21 13:12:37 2019 +0900

    video/logo: move pnmtologo tool to drivers/video/logo/ from scripts/

    This tool is only used by drivers/video/logo/Makefile. No reason to
    keep it in scripts/.

commit 1091670637be8bd34a39dd1ddcc0a10a7c88d4e2
Author: Shile Zhang <>
Date:   Wed Dec 4 08:46:31 2019 +0800

    scripts/sorttable: Rename 'sortextable' to 'sorttable'

    Use a more generic name for additional table sorting usecases,
    such as the upcoming ORC table sorting feature. This tool is
    not tied to exception table sorting anymore.

    No functional changes intended.

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2020-06-28 18:30 Gautam Bhat
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