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From: Guenter Roeck <>
To: Linus Torvalds <>
Cc: Linux Kernel Mailing List <>
Subject: Re: Linux 5.18-rc6
Date: Mon, 9 May 2022 16:06:36 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Sun, May 08, 2022 at 02:09:27PM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> So 5.18 is looking like it's going to be one of the larger releases in
> numbers of commits (we'll see where it ends up - it's going to be
> neck-and-neck with 5.14 right now, but won't be as big as 5.13 was).
> But despite the merge window being big, the release candidates have
> generally been quite modest in size, and rc6 continues that trend. I
> keep expecting the other shoe to drop, but 5.18 just seems to be quite
> well-behaved.
> Let's see if this jinxes it, but nothing looks particularly scary
> here. rc6 looks to be mostly some driver updates (network drivers and
> rdma stand out, small random fixes elsewhere), with the usual
> smattering of architecture updates (x86 kvm fixes, but also a
> long-standing x86 kernel FP use issue, and a smattering of parisc and
> powerpc fixes). And some wireguard selftest updates.
> The rest is mostly some btrfs fixes, some core networking, and just
> random small one-offs elsewhere.
> Please do go test it all out - because things may look good now, but
> continued testing is the only thing that will make sure.

Build results:
	total: 151 pass: 151 fail: 0
Qemu test results:
	total: 489 pass: 489 fail: 0

... and even the parisc warning is gone now.


      parent reply	other threads:[~2022-05-09 23:06 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-05-08 21:09 Linux 5.18-rc6 Linus Torvalds
2022-05-09  8:40 ` Build regressions/improvements in v5.18-rc6 Geert Uytterhoeven
2022-05-09  9:13   ` Build regressions/improvements in v5.18-rc6B Geert Uytterhoeven
2022-05-09 10:47 ` Linux regressions report for mainline [2022-05-09] (was: Linux 5.18-rc6) Regzbot (on behalf of Thorsten Leemhuis)
2022-05-09 17:20   ` Linus Torvalds
2022-05-09 19:04     ` Hans de Goede
2022-05-10 14:41       ` Maarten Lankhorst
2022-05-17 15:50       ` Hans de Goede
2022-05-19 16:09         ` Hans de Goede
2022-05-21  5:01           ` Linus Torvalds
2022-05-21 11:30             ` Thorsten Leemhuis
2022-05-09 23:06 ` Guenter Roeck [this message]

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