[Gta04-owner] Linux 3.7 for gta04.

Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller hns at goldelico.com
Tue Dec 11 17:19:53 CET 2012

Hi Neil,

Am 11.12.2012 um 05:52 schrieb NeilBrown:

> Now that 3.7 is out, my 'mainline' branch in
>  git://neil.brown.name/gta04
> has a 3.7 based kernel that seems to work on the gta04.
> I say "seems to" because I don't seem to charge the battery and there are
> possibly other things that don't work - I've only done limited testing.
> I've included the "f2fs" filesystem in this release as I think it is
> something worth experimenting with on uSD cards.  I plan to move my root
> filesystem to f2fs once I'm happy that 3.7 is stable.
> I don't recommend using this as the base for a distro as it isn't tested much
> and I plan do do some development work on.  When I think it is stable and
> decide to leave it alone for a while and create a 3.7-gta04 branch to hold it.
> I might push to to github too, but neil.brown.name now has much better
> network connectivity so you should have no problems using it directly.

that is great work!

> Bug reports, success report, patches etc etc always welcome.

Hm. It appears that I have to realize that I will never learn to remember the
git syntax in this life. Maybe next life :)

So let me ask (again): what is the correct git command to update an existing
working tree to your latest work?

All I get from

git fetch gta04 && git reset --hard gta04/mainline


remote: Counting objects: 223459, done.
remote: Compressing objects: 100% (57347/57347), done.
remote: Total 194632 (delta 162135), reused 166587 (delta 135427)
Receiving objects: 100% (194632/194632), 41.24 MiB | 1.05 MiB/s, done.
Resolving deltas: 100% (162135/162135), completed with 12804 local objects.
From git://github.com/neilbrown/linux
   9e5f44e..d77a53d  gta04/3.2.y -> gta04/gta04/3.2.y
   efafd2a..03e8114  gta04/3.4.y -> gta04/gta04/3.4.y
   99ab4a9..da3f7f4  gta04/3.5.y -> gta04/gta04/3.5.y
 + 99ab4a9...fa68532 gta04/mainline -> gta04/gta04/mainline  (forced update)
   76e10d1..3587b1b  master     -> gta04/master
   58e94ae..874807a  md/for-linus -> gta04/md/for-linus
 + cd853a6...fb07cce md/for-next -> gta04/md/for-next  (forced update)
From git://github.com/neilbrown/linux
 * [new tag]         md-3.6-fixes -> md-3.6-fixes
fatal: ambiguous argument 'gta04/mainline': unknown revision or path not in the working tree.
Use '--' to separate paths from revisions


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