Re: [PATCH 1/3 v2] mfd: Add LPC driver for Intel ICH chipsets

From: Jean Delvare
Date: Tue Feb 07 2012 - 15:31:23 EST

On Tue, 7 Feb 2012 12:15:17 -0800, Guenter Roeck wrote:
> Hi Aaron,
> On Tue, 2012-02-07 at 14:56 -0500, Aaron Sierra wrote:
> > This driver currently creates resources for use by a forthcoming ICH
> > chipset GPIO driver. It could be expanded to created the resources for
> > converting the esb2rom (mtd) and iTCO_wdt (wdt), and potentially more,
> > drivers to use the mfd model.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Aaron Sierra <asierra@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Signed-off-by: Guenter Roeck <linux@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > ---
> Not sure how to handle this since some of the code is from me ....
> usually one doesn't add other people's Signed-off unless both are in the
> commit chain. Comments, anyone ?

If the code is co-written and you both agree with what the code
contributed by the other (in terms of Developer's Certificate of
Origin) then it's IMHO perfectly fine to have two Signed-off-by in the

At any rate it is much better to do that that to commit a known-broken
patch and have the second contributor fix it afterward.

Jean Delvare
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