Re: [PATCH v2] gpiolib: split character device into gpiolib-cdev

From: Bartosz Golaszewski
Date: Thu Jun 04 2020 - 12:23:03 EST

czw., 4 cze 2020 o 16:18 Kent Gibson <warthog618@xxxxxxxxx> napisaÅ(a):
> >
> > Is this comment relevant for the character device?
> >
> True - that comment should stay in gpiolib, and gpiolib-cdev should get
> one of it's own.
> Any suggestions on how to maintain line history?
> I know you can trick git by moving the original file into two new ones,
> then moving one of those back to the old name, but not sure if that is
> what you would want to see in a patch.

People don't seem to care much about this in the kernel. Files get
moved and git blame results get lost all the time. Don't stress about