Re: MAINTAINERS: Remove Mark M. Hoffman

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Tue Feb 12 2013 - 19:46:08 EST

On Fri, 8 Feb 2013 10:54:37 +0100
Jean Delvare <khali@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Mark M. Hoffman stopped working on the Linux kernel several years
> ago, so he should no longer be listed as a driver maintainer. I'm not
> even sure if his e-mail address still works.
> I can take over 3 drivers he was responsible for, the 4th one will
> fall down to the subsystem maintainer.

It's nice to give developers a mention in ./CREDITS if we're to expunge
them from ./MAINTAINERS. Something like this?

--- a/CREDITS~maintainers-remove-mark-m-hoffman-fix
@@ -1510,6 +1510,11 @@ D: Natsemi ethernet
D: Cobalt Networks (x86) support
D: This-and-That

+N: Mark M. Hoffman
+E: mhoffman@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
+D: Maintenance of drivers/hwmon/asb100.c, drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-sis96x.c
+D: i2c core contributions
N: Dirk Hohndel
E: hohndel@xxxxxxx
D: The XFree86[tm] Project

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