Re: [PATCH 01/16] staging: rtl8723au: Reformat whitespace to increase readability
From: M. Vefa Bicakci
Date: Fri Mar 13 2015 - 07:16:56 EST
On 13/03/15 12:53 AM, Sudip Mukherjee wrote:
> you have not added the maintainers in your To list, and usually
> initials are discouraged in the Signed-off-by. The name here should
> be the name the way you use it to sign legal documents.
This is a first for me, so thank you for the comments!
Regarding not including the maintainers in the To: list of the e-mail, good
point! In this case should I resend the patches after making sure that I include
Greg Kroah-Hartman, Larry Finger and Jes Sorensen's e-mail addresses in the To:
list? (get_maintainers.pl reports their names as the maintainers, and based on
the commit history, they are the major contributors and/or gate-keepers to this
Actually, my first name is Vefa, and the "M" is for my middle name, for which I
only use an initial, as otherwise everyone ends up addressing me with my middle
name. Now, the question would be: Why is my middle name placed before my first
name? I realize this is quickly becoming off-topic for the mailing lists. If you
would like to learn more, I can explain the reasons in a private discussion.
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