y2038 dependency to wip/dovetail

Jan Kiszka jan.kiszka at siemens.com
Wed May 19 19:45:49 CEST 2021


On 19.05.21 19:41, Florian Bezdeka wrote:
> 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.

If a helper would make sense anyway, even after everything is merged,
let's go for that. Then I will take care of rebasing.

Jan

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