[PATCH] docs: process: Remove outdated info about -git patches
- Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2019 18:12:59 +0100
- From: Jonathan Neuschäfer <j.neuschaefer@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: [PATCH] docs: process: Remove outdated info about -git patches
As can be seen by clicking around the timeline on web.archive.org,
there were no -git patches/tarballs on kernel.org since release 3.1.
Signed-off-by: Jonathan Neuschäfer <j.neuschaefer@xxxxxxx>
Documentation/process/howto.rst | 9 ---------
1 file changed, 9 deletions(-)
diff --git a/Documentation/process/howto.rst b/Documentation/process/howto.rst
index 58b2f46c4f98..00c8ddd2ed2c 100644
@@ -302,15 +302,6 @@ The file :ref:`Documentation/process/stable-kernel-rules.rst <stable_kernel_rule
in the kernel tree documents what kinds of changes are acceptable for
the -stable tree, and how the release process works.
-4.x -git patches
-These are daily snapshots of Linus' kernel tree which are managed in a
-git repository (hence the name.) These patches are usually released
-daily and represent the current state of Linus' tree. They are more
-experimental than -rc kernels since they are generated automatically
-without even a cursory glance to see if they are sane.
Subsystem Specific kernel trees and patches