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From: Stefan Beller <sbeller@google.com>
To: Philip Oakley <philipoakley@iee.org>
Cc: Cornelius Weig <cornelius.weig@tngtech.com>,
	Johannes Sixt <j6t@kdbg.org>,
	bitte.keine.werbung.einwerfen@googlemail.com,
	"git@vger.kernel.org" <git@vger.kernel.org>,
	Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>,
	thomas.braun@virtuell-zuhause.de,
	John Keeping <john@keeping.me.uk>
Subject: Re: SubmittingPatches: drop temporal reference for PGP signing
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2017 14:38:23 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAGZ79kaRdtKD7DNJRWXsyg07GbTM4OsKUmHHcFczEMJA1YK2KA@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <33E354BCDB9A4192B69B9B399381659E@PhilipOakley>

On Tue, Jan 24, 2017 at 10:54 PM, Philip Oakley <philipoakley@iee.org> wrote:
>> -Do not PGP sign your patch, at least for now.  Most likely, your
>> -maintainer or other people on the list would not have your PGP
>> -key and would not bother obtaining it anyway.  Your patch is not
>> -judged by who you are; a good patch from an unknown origin has a
>> -far better chance of being accepted than a patch from a known,
>> -respected origin that is done poorly or does incorrect things.
>> +Do not PGP sign your patch. Most likely, your maintainer or other
>> +people on the list would not have your PGP key and would not bother
>> +obtaining it anyway. Your patch is not judged by who you are; a good
>> +patch from an unknown origin has a far better chance of being accepted
>> +than a patch from a known, respected origin that is done poorly or
>> +does incorrect things.
>
>
> Wouldn't this also benefit from a forward reference to the section 5 on the
> DOC signining? This would avoid Cornelius's case where he felt that section
> 5 no longer applied.

Yeah I agree. My patch was not the best shot by far.

  reply	other threads:[~2017-01-25 22:38 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 41+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2017-01-22 22:57 [PATCH 0/7] completion bash: add more options and commands bitte.keine.werbung.einwerfen
2017-01-22 22:57 ` [PATCH 1/7] completion: teach options to submodule subcommands bitte.keine.werbung.einwerfen
2017-01-22 22:57 ` [PATCH 2/7] completion: add subcommand completion for rerere bitte.keine.werbung.einwerfen
2017-02-02  0:57   ` SZEDER Gábor
2017-02-02  9:16     ` Cornelius Weig
2017-01-22 22:57 ` [PATCH 3/7] completion: improve bash completion for git-add bitte.keine.werbung.einwerfen
2017-01-22 22:57 ` [PATCH 4/7] completion: teach ls-remote to complete options bitte.keine.werbung.einwerfen
2017-02-02  1:40   ` SZEDER Gábor
2017-02-02  9:40     ` Cornelius Weig
2017-02-02 16:57       ` Junio C Hamano
2017-01-22 22:57 ` [PATCH 5/7] completion: teach replace " bitte.keine.werbung.einwerfen
2017-01-22 22:57 ` [PATCH 6/7] completion: teach remote subcommands option completion bitte.keine.werbung.einwerfen
2017-02-02  1:37   ` SZEDER Gábor
2017-02-02 10:29     ` Cornelius Weig
2017-01-22 22:57 ` [PATCH 7/7] completion: recognize more long-options bitte.keine.werbung.einwerfen
2017-01-24  7:15   ` Johannes Sixt
2017-01-24  8:14     ` Cornelius Weig
2017-01-24 23:24       ` Junio C Hamano
2017-01-24 23:33         ` Cornelius Weig
2017-01-24 23:43           ` Stefan Beller
2017-01-25  0:11             ` Cornelius Weig
2017-01-25  0:21               ` Stefan Beller
2017-01-25  0:43                 ` Cornelius Weig
2017-01-25  0:52                   ` Re: Stefan Beller
2017-01-25  0:54                 ` Re: Linus Torvalds
2017-01-25  1:32                   ` Re: Eric Wong
2017-01-25  6:54                 ` SubmittingPatches: drop temporal reference for PGP signing Philip Oakley
2017-01-25 22:38                   ` Stefan Beller [this message]
2017-01-26 13:30                     ` Cornelius Weig
2017-01-26 17:57                       ` Stefan Beller
2017-01-26 18:18                       ` Junio C Hamano
2017-01-26 20:58                         ` Philip Oakley
2017-01-27 10:49                           ` Cornelius Weig
2017-01-27 17:43                             ` Junio C Hamano
2017-01-27 21:17     ` [PATCH v2 0/7] completion: recognize more long-options cornelius.weig
2017-01-27 21:17       ` [PATCH v2 7/7] " cornelius.weig
2017-01-31 22:17         ` SZEDER Gábor
2017-02-01 16:49           ` Cornelius Weig
2017-02-02  2:00             ` SZEDER Gábor
2017-02-02 10:40               ` Cornelius Weig
2017-01-31 22:42 ` [PATCH 3/7] completion: improve bash completion for git-add SZEDER Gábor

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