Re: [PATCH v4 1/3] mfd: add support for Cypress CYUSBS234 USB Serial Bridge controller

From: Johan Hovold
Date: Mon Dec 08 2014 - 11:16:14 EST

On Mon, Dec 08, 2014 at 04:00:13PM +0000, Muthu Mani wrote:
> > On Sat, Nov 29, 2014 at 11:49:04AM +0530, Muthu Mani wrote:
> > > Adds support for USB-I2C/GPIO interfaces of Cypress Semiconductor
> > > CYUSBS234 USB-Serial Bridge controller.
> > >
> > > Details about the device can be found at:
> > >
> > >
> > > Signed-off-by: Muthu Mani <muth@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> > > Signed-off-by: Rajaram Regupathy <rera@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> > > ---
> >
> > This patch as well as the other two patches in the series is white-space
> > damaged. Please always make sure to run your patches through
> > before submission (and/or fix your mailer).
> >
> > Also use git-send-email when submitting your series so that the individual
> > patches get threaded properly.
> Sorry about the inconvenience.
> I ran for all the patches before I submitted them using
> git-send-email.
> checkpatch doesn't show any error.

Then the problem could be your mail server. All (leading) tabs have been
converted to spaces.

> I used the following command to submit patch. Please let me know if anything wrong.
> $ git format-patch -s -n -v4 master..Driver_v4
> $ git send-email --smtp-encryption=tls --smtp-server=<mail-server> --smtp-user=muth@xxxxxxxxxxx --smtp-server-port=<port#> --to="Samuel Ortiz <sameo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>" --to="Lee Jones <lee.jones@xxxxxxxxxx>" --to="Wolfram Sang <wsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>" --to="Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@xxxxxxxxxx>" --to="Alexandre Courbot <gnurou@xxxxxxxxx>" --to="gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" --to="Johan Hovold <johan@xxxxxxxxxx>" --cc="linux-usb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" --cc="linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" --cc="linux-i2c@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" --cc="linux-gpio@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" v4-0001-mfd-add-support-for-Cypress-CYUSBS234-USB-Serial-.patch

Have a look at git-send-email's --thread switch. Depending on your
settings you may only need to specify all three patches to
git-send-email at once to have them threaded properly.

> > And always increase (or add a "resend" prefix) when resending. I got two
> > v4 series in my inbox. No idea what's the difference, if any.
> In the second v4 patch, I added Greg KH and usb group. There is no code changes.
> I will take care when I resend again.
> Thanks,
> Muthu
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Johan
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