[linux-dvb] Patch collection for bt8xx cards

Göran Källqvist g.kallqvist at telia.com
Mon Feb 20 16:39:28 CET 2006


måndagen den 20 februari 2006 16.15 skrev Uwe Bugla:
> > On Sat, Feb 18, 2006, Ernst Herzberg wrote:
> > > On Wednesday 15 February 2006 17:50, Uwe Bugla wrote:
> > > > Subject: Patch collection for bt8xx cards
> > > > signed off by: Uwe Bugla <uwe.bugla at gmx.de>
> > > > Functions:
> > > > 1. Clean up printks
> > > > 2. Fix relay handling.
> > > > 3. Remove op_sync_orin and irq_err_ignore
> > > > 4. Check msg_len in cx24110_send_diseqc_msg
> > > > 5. Change mode of module params to 0644
> > > > 6. Misc cleanup and robustness tweaks
> > > > 7. synchronizes documentation for bt8xx cards to the standards
> > > > defined
> >
> > in
> >
> > > > bt878.h, whitespace cleanups, more compact info now
> > > >
> > > > Applies against: linux-2.6.16-rc3
> > > >
> > > > send to: Andrew Morton <akpm at osdl.org>
> > > > copy to: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab at infradead.org>
> > > > copy to: Edgar Toernig <froese at gmx.de>
> > > > copy to: linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
> > > >
> > > > Hi everybody!
> > > > The breakdown for dvb-bt8xx cards continues for 3,5 months now.
> > > > This patch collection finishes it.
> > > > Original author of parts 1 - 6 is Edgar Toernig <froese at gmx.de>.
> > > > I only adapted the context and the line numbers where necessary.
> > > > Author of part 7 is me.
> > >
> > > Thanks, this patch works without problems on my machine.
> > >
> > > Any chance to get it ito 2.6.16-final?
> >
> > It can't be applied in this form, as a) it mixes patches
> >
> > >from two authors,
>
> Johannes,
> it´s really interesting to read that by someone taking such big words like
> "community effort" into his mouth.
> Fact is: That material has been published for the first time in September
> of the last year! Weren´t you maintainer too?
> What do you pragmatically understand by "community effort", please?
>
>  b) it mixes multiple independent
>
> > small patches into one large hunk.
>
> What is the pragmatic alternative if so many modules were just broken
> within the maintainership of your personal authority? I am sure I won´t get
> no answer from you to that.
>
> > It might be useful if Edgar would resend his patch set,
> > however I don't know why they didn't get applied
> > the first time 'round...
>
> Just incredible to read those words from a person like you.
>
> > (Maybe it just needs a bit of takling to convince someone
> > to pick them up.)
>
> TALKING after 5 months?????
> After all you´ve proven that neither your words nor your behaviour is in no
> way reliable at all, Johannes. Shame on you!
> What upsets most is your and also Abraham´s attitude looking for reasons
> NOT DO DO something accepted by others, like lamb headed bureaucrats. You
> never look for reasons for even partially do things that others expect you
> to do. If someone with such an attitude talks about "community efforts"
> this is another example for intolerable and outstanding of hypocrisy.
> The hidden concept behind is nothing but hindrance out of reasons of
> incapability! It´s blocking capable peoples efforts out of disinterest and
> incapability. That is my impression about it, and I am still waiting to see
> being proved the opposite.
>
> Uwe
>
> > Johannes
Uwe!
Get yourself a life and stop attacking people trying to get a good job done! 
Your personal vendetta towards Johannes is IMHO getting more and more crazy.
Göran
-- 
F:	When into a room I plunge, I
	Sometimes find some VIOLET FUNGI.
	Then I linger, darkly brooding
	On the poison they're exuding.
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