[cip-dev] [PATCH 4.4.y 00/52] Add basic support for the iwg23s

Fabrizio Castro fabrizio.castro at bp.renesas.com
Wed May 15 12:56:59 UTC 2019


Hello Nobuhiro-san,

Thank you for your feedback!

> From: Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <iwamatsu at nigauri.org>
> Sent: 14 May 2019 14:28
> Subject: Re: [cip-dev] [PATCH 4.4.y 00/52] Add basic support for the iwg23s
> 
> Hi,
> 
> 2019年5月14日(火) 19:12 Fabrizio Castro <fabrizio.castro at bp.renesas.com>:
> >
> > Thank you guys for your help!
> >
> > I think for the future we would need to agree on a format we are all comfortable with
> > when backporting a patch from mainline is not an option.
> >
> > Do you have any suggestions?
> 
> I think it is enough to write down a note why each commit is not
> backported from the linux kernel.
> CIP has an "upstream first" policy, so if we can not choice this
> policy, it is better to include a
> reason to commit message, I think.
> For example, 'We can not backport a patch because the clock framework
> is different in 4.4, so we
> need to create a new patch.'
> 
> How is this?

It sounds good to me.

Thanks,
Fab

> 
> Best regards,
>   Nobuhiro
> 
> 
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Fab
> >
> > > From: Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <nobuhiro1.iwamatsu at toshiba.co.jp>
> > > Sent: 14 May 2019 01:28
> > > Subject: Re: [cip-dev] [PATCH 4.4.y 00/52] Add basic support for the iwg23s
> > >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > On Mon, May 13, 2019 at 10:17:18PM +0200, Pavel Machek wrote:
> > > > Hi!
> > > >
> > > > > This series adds basic support for the iwg23s from iWave, based
> > > > > on the RZ/G1C (a.k.a. r8a77470).
> > > >
> > > > Thanks, applied. Minor comments were sent in replies to response to
> > > > patches.
> > >
> > > There are patches in this patch series that is not match to the CIP kernel maintenance rules.
> > > If we include these, I think that the commit message is not enough.
> > >
> > > Best regards,
> > >   Nobuhiro
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> 
> 
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