Re: patchwork: on whose behalf is it working? was Re: [linux-media] Patch notification: 3 patches updated

From: Mauro Carvalho Chehab
Date: Thu Jun 22 2017 - 11:35:43 EST

Em Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:19:03 +0200
Pavel Machek <pavel@xxxxxx> escreveu:

> Hi!
> > The following patches (submitted by you) have been updated in patchwork:
> >
> > * linux-media: [RFC,07/13] v4l2: device_register_subdev_nodes: allow calling multiple times
> > -
> > - for: Linux Media kernel patches
> > was: New
> > now: Accepted
> Dear patchwork, I'm not sure on who's behalf you are mailing me. (And
> that would be really nice to fix.)

Sorry, but patchwork is not smart enough to read and reply
e-mails yet :-) It is just a dumb robot.

> If you are writing on Sakari's behalf, all is well.

> If you are writing on someone else's behalf, you may tell that
> someone to coordinate with Sakari, because he likely has it in his
> tree already.

>From the delatate to: field, it seems that Sakari was the one
that did the change...

However, patchwork is also dumb enough to not store any info
about who changed a status (or even to log it)...