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From: Linus Torvalds <>
To: Greg KH <>
Cc: Andrew Morton <>,,
Subject: Re: [GIT PATCH] TTY/serial patches for 3.3-rc1
Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2012 16:27:22 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Mon, Jan 30, 2012 at 4:13 PM, Greg KH <> wrote:
> Or I can spend the time to get the new version of git installed.
> Wrestling with my scripts or rpm, I don't know which is worse...

Why do either?

The sane way to do things is to just

    mkdir src
    cd src
    git clone git://
    cd git
    make install

all as a regular user. It will install in your $(HOME)/bin, so just
put that first in the path. No need to fight rpm, no need to fight
your scripts, you should be pretty much all done.


  reply	other threads:[~2012-01-31  0:27 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-01-30 21:12 [GIT PATCH] TTY/serial patches for 3.3-rc1 Greg KH
2012-01-30 23:19 ` Linus Torvalds
2012-01-30 23:20   ` Linus Torvalds
2012-01-31  0:13     ` Greg KH
2012-01-31  0:27       ` Linus Torvalds [this message]
2012-01-31  1:11         ` Greg KH
2012-01-31  0:12   ` Greg KH

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