Re: [PATCH v2 1/1] MAINTAINERS: add a maintainer for the SPI NOR subsystem
From: Boris Brezillon
Date: Fri Oct 21 2016 - 17:30:05 EST
On Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:34:49 +0200
Cyrille Pitchen <cyrille.pitchen@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I would like to volunteer as a maintainer for the SPI NOR part of the MTD
> Over the last months, a significant number of SPI NOR related patches have
> been submitted, some of them have been reviewed, but very few have finally
> been merged. Hence, the number of pending SPI NOR related patches continues
> to increase over the time.
> Through my work on SPI NOR memories from many manufacturers over the last
> two years, I've gained a solid understanding of this technology.
> I've already helped by reviewing patches from other contributors on the
> mailing list, and would like to help getting those patches integrated by
> volunteering as a maintainer for this specific area.
> Boris Brezillon has already stepped up as a maintainer for the NAND
> sub-subsystem in MTD, and the SPI NOR sub-subsystem could be handled in
> the same way: I would be reviewing patches touching this area, collecting
> them and sending pull requests to Brian Norris.
> Also both Marek Vasut and Richard Weinberger have volunteered as well as
> maintainers for the SPI NOR subsystem.
> Signed-off-by: Cyrille Pitchen <cyrille.pitchen@xxxxxxxxx>
> Acked-by: Boris Brezillon <boris.brezillon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> v1 -> v2:
> - add Marek and Richard as maintainers.
> - add Acked-by from Boris Brezillon.
> MAINTAINERS | 12 ++++++++++++
> 1 file changed, 12 insertions(+)
> diff --git a/MAINTAINERS b/MAINTAINERS
> index 757f9c4b388d..7e63b2015072 100644
> --- a/MAINTAINERS
> +++ b/MAINTAINERS
> @@ -11390,6 +11390,18 @@ W: http://www.st.com/spear
> S: Maintained
> F: drivers/clk/spear/
> +SPI NOR SUBSYSTEM
> +M: Cyrille Pitchen <cyrille.pitchen@xxxxxxxxx>
> +M: Marek Vasut <marek.vasut@xxxxxxxxx>
> +M: Richard Weinberger <richard@xxxxxx>
My bad, I think I misunderstood Richard's answer: Richard does not want
to be a spi-nor maintainer, he was just acking Marek's proposal to be a
> +L: linux-mtd@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> +W: http://www.linux-mtd.infradead.org/
> +Q: http://patchwork.ozlabs.org/project/linux-mtd/list/
> +T: git git://github.com/spi-nor/linux.git
> +S: Maintained
> +F: drivers/mtd/spi-nor/
> +F: include/linux/mtd/spi-nor.h
> SPI SUBSYSTEM
> M: Mark Brown <broonie@xxxxxxxxxx>
> L: linux-spi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx