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From: Greg KH <greg@kroah.com>
To: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Cc: Sasha Levin <sashal@kernel.org>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	stable <stable@vger.kernel.org>,
	Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@i-love.sakura.ne.jp>,
	syzbot <syzbot+1f29e126cf461c4de3b3@syzkaller.appspotmail.com>,
	dri-devel <dri-devel@lists.freedesktop.org>,
	Linux Fbdev development list <linux-fbdev@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.12 5/5] tty: vt: always invoke vc->vc_sw->con_resize callback
Date: Tue, 18 May 2021 07:45:59 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <YKNUl/f/c8HfF6dS@kroah.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAHk-=whw9_rp0NYTsCqcGnUkcV5Qgv7FTxADtPrdq4KFmsj+Lg@mail.gmail.com>

On Mon, May 17, 2021 at 06:35:24PM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Mon, May 17, 2021 at 6:09 PM Sasha Levin <sashal@kernel.org> wrote:
> >
> > From: Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@I-love.SAKURA.ne.jp>
> >
> > [ Upstream commit ffb324e6f874121f7dce5bdae5e05d02baae7269 ]
> 
> So I think the commit is fine, and yes, it should be applied to
> stable, but it's one of those "there were three different patches in
> as many days to fix the problem, and this is the right one, but maybe
> stable should hold off for a while to see that there aren't any
> problem reports".
> 
> I don't think there will be any problems from this, but while the
> patch is tiny, it's conceptually quite a big change to something that
> people haven't really touched for a long time.
> 
> So use your own judgement, but it might be a good idea to wait a week
> before backporting this to see if anything screams.

I was going to wait a few weeks for this, and the other vt patches that
were marked with cc: stable@ before queueing them up.

thanks,

greg k-h

  reply	other threads:[~2021-05-18  5:46 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <20210518010940.1485417-1-sashal@kernel.org>
2021-05-18  1:09 ` Sasha Levin
2021-05-18  1:35   ` Linus Torvalds
2021-05-18  5:45     ` Greg KH [this message]
2021-05-18 13:22       ` Sasha Levin
2021-05-18 13:34         ` Greg KH
2021-05-24 12:00       ` Greg KH

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