On Wed, 11 Apr 2018, Ian W MORRISON <ianwmorri...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> NAK on indiscriminate Cc: stable. There are zero guarantees that older
>> kernels will work with whatever firmware you throw at them.
> I included 'Cc: stable' so the patch would get added to the v4.16 and
> v4.15 kernels which I have tested with the patch. I found that earlier
> kernels didn't support the 'linux-firmware' package required to get
> wifi working on Intel's new Gemini Lake NUC.
You realize that this patch should have nothing to do with wifi?
Rodrigo, Anusha, if you think Cc: stable is appropriate, please indicate
the specific versions of stable it is appropriate for.
>> PS. How is this a "RESEND"? I haven't seen this before.
> It is a 'RESEND' for that very reason. I initially sent the patch to
> the same people as
> a similar patch (https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/10143637/) however
> after realising
> this omitted required addresses I added them and resent the patch.
> Best regards,
Jani Nikula, Intel Open Source Technology Center