Re: [PATCH] ata-piix: kerneldoc-error-on-ata_piixc.patch 2nd try

From: Henne
Date: Mon Sep 25 2006 - 16:37:53 EST

Jeff Garzik schrieb:
> Randy Dunlap wrote:
>> I agree with all of these except #4. Maybe you can reconcile your
>> preference with that in Documentation/SubmittingPatches, which
>> contains:
>> <quote>
>> The canonical patch message body contains the following:
>> - A "from" line specifying the patch author.
>> </quote>
>> A patch submitter should not need to know the patch receiver's
>> personal preferences and vary patches based on those.
> It's not a personal preference. It's all based on git-applymbox, pretty
> much.
> The SubmittingPatches doc should be updated to clarify that a From line
> is not needed in the email body, if it is the same as the From line in
> the RFC822 header.
> Jeff
Thanks for pointing my nose on this guys! I'll keep that in mind when writing patches, but that from line
should be discussed by the maintainers.

Greets and thanks,
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