y2038 dependency to wip/dovetail

Florian Bezdeka florian.bezdeka at siemens.com
Wed May 19 19:41:48 CEST 2021

On 19.05.21 19:23, Jan Kiszka wrote:
> On 19.05.21 17:34, Florian Bezdeka wrote:
>> Hi Jan,
>> as already mentioned this morning during Xenomai community call, the
>> y2038 stuff has one more dependency that is not in next yet:
>> We need this commit from wip/dovetail:
>> 336f9d67e5a4 ("lib/cobalt: dovetail: use clock_gettime() vcall for reading timestamps")
> Ok, but that is for mechanical patch-collision reasons, not for
> functional ones, right?

Right. The mentioned patch introduces a second place where the
sc_cobalt_clock_gettime syscall is used, so we have to care about them both.

> Might be trickier to reorder the series reasonably for that.

The other way around would be adding a helper that we could introduce on
top of next and the mentioned patch has to be reworked a bit to use the
helper at both locations.

> Jan

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