Wow. That's my bad entirely. I apparently hallucinated a section
suggesting that you “sign-off” commits that you'd reviewed, or
something; and I'd completely skipped the section on certifying that
you have legal rights to the work, because I'd *written* it, and
didn't think it'd be relevant.
I feel like an idiot. Forgive me. I'll --signoff my next version of
the patch. o7
On Thu, Jun 6, 2013 at 3:29 PM, Junio C Hamano <gits...@pobox.com> wrote:
> Elliott Cable <m...@ell.io> writes:
>> On Tue, Jun 4, 2013 at 3:14 PM, Junio C Hamano <gits...@pobox.com> wrote:
>>> elliottcable <m...@ell.io> writes:
>>>> Thus, I've added an --authorship-order version of --date-order, which
>>>> upon the AUTHOR_DATE instead of the COMMITTER_DATE; this means that old
>>>> will continue to show up chronologically in-order despite rebasing.
>>> Missing sign-off. Please see Documentation/SubmittingPatches.
>> I read that part, and was rather confused. At no point did I get the
>> idea that I should sign-off *my own initial commit*. Perhaps that part
>> of the documentation needs to be slightly re-written? Would that be a
>> welcome change?
> I fail to see what more needs to be clarified on top of what we
> already have; please re-read "(5) Sign your work" section, paying
> with special attention to:
> - "YOU WROTE IT or otherwise have the right to pass it on".
> - "the contribution was created in whole or in part BY ME and I
> HAVE THE RIGHT TO SUBMIT".
> But perhaps you meant something else by "*my own initial commit*"???
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe git" in
the body of a message to majord...@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html