[alsa-devel] [PATCH] remove email addresses from MODULE_AUTHOR tag
mkoenig at suse.de
Tue May 22 11:54:18 CEST 2007
Takashi Iwai <tiwai at suse.de> writes:
> At Sat, 19 May 2007 03:38:07 +0200,
> Rene Herman wrote:
>> On 05/12/2007 07:01 PM, Rene Herman wrote:
>> > On 05/11/2007 11:12 PM, Rene Herman wrote:
>> >> I seem unlikely to convince him but I believe it's upto specific
>> >> subsystems whether or not they'll take patches removing the email
>> >> adresses from the tag, ie, in the case of ALSA upto you and Jaroslav.
>> > For what it's worth, Linus merged the patch removing the advice to
>> > include an email address in the MODULE_AUTHOR comment:
>> > http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=108f39a1b3b1e4b28ca8cc156f06171445499d21
>> > He was aware of Alan's objection. Removing existing ones is ofcourse not
>> > quite the same as not introducing new ones though so ofcourse still up
>> > to you. I'm still signing off on it...
>> Takashi, Jaroslav, could you get me an ACK or NAK on this? I'm waiting
>> around before submitting more to see if you'll take 'em.
> Well, I myself don't mind to remove my address at all, but IMO, it's a
> thing that needs approval by each author (although we are allowed to
> do it without asking, of course).
Ok, approval from my side (mts64).
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