Re: [PATCH 01/12] thinkpad_ec: New driver for ThinkPad embeddedcontroller access

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Mon Aug 07 2006 - 15:21:51 EST

On Mon, 7 Aug 2006 13:26:29 +0000
Pavel Machek <pavel@xxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi!
> > > What more is needed that may be realistically expected from a kernel
> > > patch submission?
> >
> > We who accept the submission would be making a joke of the whole thing if
> > we accepted the assurances of a person who is concealing his/her identity.
> >
> > I suggested a simple solution: Perhaps one of the other project members
> > (ie: one who uses a real name) could also sign off the patches?
> I'm willing to sign off these patches. (In legal sense, anyway. I have
> not yet went through them carefully).

Thanks. So this will amount to Pavel asserting that this code is kosher,
based upon the knowledge which you've gained from participating in this

I'll run that by Linus when he resurfaces.

And I'll duck this version of the patch series due to your code review
comments. Please cc me on version 2.
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