On Tue, 2014-10-14 at 19:18 -0700, Scott Branden wrote:Thanks for the explanation. So somebody should really do the following to maintain any files no matter where they are located?
I try running scripts/get_maintainers.pl but it doesn't seem to get the
real maintainers properly. Please note this is run against the current
One Example: I would expect drivers/mmc/host/sdhci-bcm2835.c to be
maintained by Stephen Warren based on drivers/*/*bcm2835* below.
get_maintainers doesn't use * as a depth wildcard
*/ matches a single top level directory level
*/*/ matches one level below the top directory level.
the get_maintainers.pl script does not seem to process the information
in such a way. So what needs to be corrected - the script or the syntax
used in the MAINTAINERS file?
BROADCOM BCM2835 ARM ARCHICTURE
M: Stephen Warren <swarren@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
L: linux-rpi-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (moderated for non-subscribers)
T: git git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/swarren/linux-rpi.git