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From: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab+samsung@kernel.org>
To: "André Almeida" <andrealmeid@collabora.com>
Cc: ksummit-discuss@lists.linuxfoundation.org,
	Linux Media Mailing List <linux-media@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [Ksummit-discuss] [PATCH v2] media: add a subsystem profile documentation
Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:11:53 -0300
Message-ID: <20190918111153.6f52c651@coco.lan> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1e479f17-dbc8-b44d-bd1e-4229a6dbf151@collabora.com>

Em Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:07:16 -0300
André Almeida <andrealmeid@collabora.com> escreveu:

> Hello Mauro,
> 
> On 9/18/19 10:59 AM, Mauro Carvalho Chehab wrote:
> > Document the basic policies of the media subsystem profile.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab+samsung@kernel.org>
> > ---
> >  Documentation/media/index.rst                 |   1 +
> >  .../media/maintainer-entry-profile.rst        | 157 ++++++++++++++++++
> >  MAINTAINERS                                   |   1 +
> >  3 files changed, 159 insertions(+)
> >  create mode 100644 Documentation/media/maintainer-entry-profile.rst
> > 
> > diff --git a/Documentation/media/index.rst b/Documentation/media/index.rst
> > index 0301c25ff887..ac94685b822a 100644
> > --- a/Documentation/media/index.rst
> > +++ b/Documentation/media/index.rst
> > @@ -12,6 +12,7 @@ Linux Media Subsystem Documentation
> >  .. toctree::
> >     :maxdepth: 2
> >  
> > +   maintainer-entry-profile
> >     media_uapi
> >     media_kapi
> >     dvb-drivers/index
> > diff --git a/Documentation/media/maintainer-entry-profile.rst b/Documentation/media/maintainer-entry-profile.rst
> > new file mode 100644
> > index 000000000000..68d642abe2c1
> > --- /dev/null
> > +++ b/Documentation/media/maintainer-entry-profile.rst
> > @@ -0,0 +1,157 @@
> > +Media Subsystem Profile
> > +=======================
> > +
> > +Overview
> > +--------
> > +
> > +The media subsystem covers support for a variety of devices: stream
> > +capture, analog and digital TV, cameras, remote controllers, HDMI CEC
> > +and media pipeline control.
> > +
> > +It covers, mainly, the contents of those directories:
> > +
> > +  - drivers/media
> > +  - drivers/staging/media
> > +  - Documentation/media
> > +  - include/media
> > +
> > +Both media userspace and Kernel APIs are documented and should be kept in
> > +sync with the API changes. It means that all patches that add new
> > +features to the subsystem should also bring changes to the corresponding
> > +API files.
> > +
> > +Also, patches that changes the Open Firmware/Device Tree bindings should
> > +also be reviewed by the Device Tree maintainers.
> > +
> > +Due to the size and wide scope of the media subsystem, media's
> > +maintainership model is to have sub-maintainers that have a broad
> > +knowledge of an specific aspect of the subsystem. It is a
> > +sub-maintainer's task to review the patches, providing feedback to users
> > +if the patches are following the subsystem rules and are properly using
> > +the media internal and external APIs.
> > +
> > +Patches for the media subsystem should be sent to the media mailing list
> > +at linux-media@vger.kernel.org as plain text only e-mail. Emails with
> > +HTML will be automatically rejected by the mail server. It could be wise
> > +to also copy the sub-maintainer(s).
> > +
> > +Media's workflow is heavily based on Patchwork, meaning that, once a patch
> > +is submitted, it should appear at:
> > +
> > +   - https://patchwork.linuxtv.org/project/linux-media/list/
> > +
> > +If it doesn't automatically appear there after a few minutes, then
> > +probably something got wrong on your submission. Please check if the
> > +email is in plain text only and if your emailer is not mangling with
> > +whitespaces before complaining or submit it again.
> > +
> > +Sub-maintainers
> > ++++++++++++++++  
> 
> What is the motivation for using "+++" instead of "---"?

Just cosmetics.

This chapter doesn't exist at the original profile, as sub-maintainers,
co-maintainers, etc. are used only on a few subsystems. 

So, I'm adding it as a sub-chapter.

Thanks,
Mauro
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Thread overview: 82+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-09-11 15:48 [Ksummit-discuss] [PATCH v2 0/3] Maintainer Entry Profiles Dan Williams
2019-09-11 15:48 ` [Ksummit-discuss] [PATCH v2 1/3] MAINTAINERS: Reclaim the P: tag for Maintainer Entry Profile Dan Williams
2019-09-13 15:37   ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-11 15:48 ` [Ksummit-discuss] [PATCH v2 2/3] Maintainer Handbook: " Dan Williams
2019-09-16 12:35   ` Jani Nikula
2019-10-01 13:55   ` Jonathan Corbet
2019-10-01 18:17     ` Martin K. Petersen
2019-11-07 20:13     ` Jonathan Corbet
2019-11-08  2:41       ` Dan Williams
2019-09-11 15:48 ` [Ksummit-discuss] [PATCH v2 3/3] libnvdimm, MAINTAINERS: " Dan Williams
2019-09-11 17:42   ` Vishal Verma
2019-09-11 18:43   ` Dan Carpenter
2019-09-11 22:11     ` Jens Axboe
2019-09-12  7:41       ` Dan Williams
     [not found]         ` <CANiq72k2so3ZcqA3iRziGY=Shd_B1=qGoXXROeAF7Y3+pDmqyA@mail.gmail.com>
2019-09-12 10:18           ` Joe Perches
2019-09-13  7:09       ` Jonathan Corbet
2019-09-13 11:48         ` Dan Carpenter
2019-09-13 12:18           ` Dan Williams
2019-09-13 15:00           ` Randy Dunlap
2019-09-13 15:46             ` Rob Herring
2019-09-13 16:42               ` Joe Perches
2019-09-13 19:32                 ` Rob Herring
2019-09-13 17:57             ` Geert Uytterhoeven
2019-09-16 12:42           ` Jani Nikula
     [not found]           ` <20190917161608.GA12866@ziepe.ca>
2019-09-17 21:59             ` Dan Williams
2019-09-13 21:44       ` Martin K. Petersen
2019-09-16  7:01         ` Dan Carpenter
2019-09-16 17:08           ` Martin K. Petersen
2019-09-16 17:15             ` Mark Brown
2019-09-11 20:30   ` Joe Perches
2019-09-13 16:19   ` [Ksummit-discuss] [PATCH] media: add a subsystem profile documentation Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-13 16:19     ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-17  3:35     ` [Ksummit-discuss] single maintainer profile directory (was Re: [PATCH] media: add a subsystem profile documentation) Kees Cook
2019-09-17 13:28       ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-17 16:33         ` Kees Cook
2019-09-18 11:23           ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-18 17:39             ` Kees Cook
2019-09-18 18:35               ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-21 19:13             ` Jonathan Corbet
2019-09-21 19:45               ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-23 22:45               ` Kees Cook
2019-09-18 12:36     ` [Ksummit-discuss] [PATCH] media: add a subsystem profile documentation Laurent Pinchart
2019-09-18 13:57       ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-18 17:27         ` Laurent Pinchart
2019-09-18 18:48           ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-19  7:08             ` Dan Carpenter
2019-09-20  5:29               ` Joe Perches
2019-09-20 14:09                 ` Daniel Vetter
2019-09-19  6:56         ` Dan Carpenter
2019-09-19  7:22           ` Geert Uytterhoeven
2019-09-19  8:49             ` Jani Nikula
2019-09-19  8:58               ` Geert Uytterhoeven
2019-09-19  9:52                 ` Jani Nikula
2019-09-20 14:53             ` Laurent Pinchart
2019-09-20 14:59               ` Doug Anderson
2019-09-21  8:56                 ` Jani Nikula
2019-09-23 15:58                   ` Doug Anderson
2019-09-23 16:04                     ` Jonathan Corbet
2019-09-19  9:52           ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-25 17:13           ` Joe Perches
2019-09-25 18:40             ` Kees Cook
2019-09-26 15:14               ` Joe Perches
2019-09-26 15:53                 ` Kees Cook
2019-09-26 16:02                   ` Joe Perches
2019-09-26 16:24                     ` Kees Cook
2019-09-26 10:25             ` Geert Uytterhoeven
2019-09-18 13:59       ` [Ksummit-discuss] [PATCH v2] " Mauro Carvalho Chehab
     [not found]         ` <1e479f17-dbc8-b44d-bd1e-4229a6dbf151@collabora.com>
2019-09-18 14:11           ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab [this message]
2019-09-11 16:40 ` [Ksummit-discuss] [PATCH v2 0/3] Maintainer Entry Profiles Martin K. Petersen
2019-09-12 13:31   ` Bart Van Assche
2019-09-12 15:34     ` Joe Perches
2019-09-12 20:01       ` Bart Van Assche
2019-09-12 20:34         ` Joe Perches
2019-09-13 14:26           ` Rob Herring
2019-09-13 18:42             ` Joe Perches
2019-09-13 19:17               ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-13 20:33                 ` Joe Perches
2019-09-13 12:56         ` Matthew Wilcox
2019-09-13 13:54           ` Mauro Carvalho Chehab
2019-09-13 14:59             ` Guenter Roeck
2019-09-13 22:03     ` Martin K. Petersen
2019-09-12 13:10 ` Bart Van Assche

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