On Mon, Mar 5, 2018 at 2:03 AM, Xin Long <lucien....@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 5, 2018 at 9:40 AM, Stephen Rothwell <s...@canb.auug.org.au> 
> wrote:
>> Hi Paul,
>> Today's linux-next merge of the selinux tree got a conflict in:
>>   net/sctp/socket.c
>> between several refactoring commits from the net-next tree and commit:
>>   2277c7cd75e3 ("sctp: Add LSM hooks")
>> from the selinux tree.
>> I fixed it up (I think - see below) and can carry the fix as
> The fixup is great!  the same as I mentioned in:
> https://patchwork.ozlabs.org/patch/879898/
> for net-next.git
>> necessary. This is now fixed as far as linux-next is concerned, but any
>> non trivial conflicts should be mentioned to your upstream maintainer
>> when your tree is submitted for merging.  You may also want to consider
>> cooperating with the maintainer of the conflicting tree to minimise any
>> particularly complex conflicts.
> [net-next,0/9] sctp: clean up sctp_sendmsg, this patchset was just applied
> in net-next. So I just guess it might not yet be there when selinux tree was
> being submitted.

The selinux/next branch is based on v4.16-rc1 and doesn't feed into
the netdev tree, it goes straight to Linus during the merge window so
unfortunately I think we may need to carry this for some time and
relay this fix-up patch up to Linus during the merge window.

paul moore

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