[alsa-devel] [PATCH v8] media: Add stk1160 new driver

Ezequiel Garcia elezegarcia at gmail.com
Thu Aug 9 15:57:42 CEST 2012

On Thu, Aug 9, 2012 at 9:33 AM, Mauro Carvalho Chehab
<mchehab at redhat.com> wrote:
> Em 09-08-2012 09:24, Ezequiel Garcia escreveu:
>> Hi Mauro,
>> On Mon, Aug 6, 2012 at 4:13 PM, Ezequiel Garcia <elezegarcia at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> On a second thought, perhaps it makes sense to have a git repo (on linuxtv.org)
>>>> for me to work on stk1160.
>>>> That way I could simply send "git pull" requests instead of patches.
>>>> I'm not sure if this is a better workflow and/or would allow for
>>>> easier reviewing.
>>> Well, I just got an answer from vger administrator. He told me the
>>> patch was exceeding
>>> the allowed limit. Which I later discovered it was documented here:
>>> http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
>>> Apparently, there is a 100, 000 characters limit.
>>> So, how do we proceed?
>> Ping! Could you take a look at this?
>> I'd like to solve the pending issues (see previous mails),
>> in order to know if the driver will need further work.
>> ... or perhaps we can leave this for after the merge window, when
>> you (and everyone) are be less busy.
>> I *really* hope I'm not spamming. In that case, feel free to say so.
> The merge window was closed already.

Yes, you're right. I'm still unsure about the work flow.

> I pushed this patch directly into patchwork,
> so I should be handling it sooner or later.

Yes, I noticed it after sending the mail.

> Unfortunately, I had a crash on my home volume group, and I'm busy those
> days recovering data from it. It seems I'll be able to recover everything,
> but I'll need to move about 800GB of data between two disks (one of them is
> a slow one), plus my backup machine. I'll likely break it into several smaller
> logical volumes, in order to help me to keep the backup updated. So,
> that'll keep me busy for a while. In the meantime, I'm working on a slow
> notebook. So, I might still be able to review and add some patches upstream,
> especially the more trivial ones.

Ouch! I'm sorry to hear that. I hope you can recover soon.

I'll stay tuned for your comments (and I'll stop bothering).

Thanks for your reply!

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