On Fri, Feb 16, 2018 at 10:18:34AM -0500, Alan Stern wrote: > On Fri, 16 Feb 2018, Akira Yokosawa wrote: > > > Hi, > > > > My forward-port patch doesn't apply to the "lkmm" branch. > > It looks like "linux-kernel-hardware.cat" is intentionally omitted there. > > Am I guessing right? > > > > If this is the case, I can prepare a patch to be applied to "lkmm". > > But I can't compose a proper change log. So I'd like Alan to post > > a patch with my SOB appended. Does this approach sound reasonable? > > The patch is not yet ready to be merged. At the very least, I need to > include an update to explanation.txt along with it. When it is all > ready, I will rebase it on Paul's repository and post it. > > Which reminds me: Now that the material has been accepted into the > kernel, do we need to keep the github repository? It has the > linux-kernel-hardware.cat file, but otherwise it seems to be redundant.
If you mean "to keep up-to-date", I'd say "No, we don't..." ;-) My plan/hope is to add such a disclaimer together with a pointer to Linus's tree ASAP... Andrea > > Alan >