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From: Tomoya MORINAGA <tomoya.rohm@gmail.com>
To: David Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Cc: jeffrey.t.kirsher@intel.com, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	netdev@vger.kernel.org, qi.wang@intel.com, yong.y.wang@intel.com,
	joel.clark@intel.com, kok.howg.ewe@intel.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/3] ethernet/pch_gbe: Change company name OKI SEMICONDUCTOR to LAPIS Semiconductor
Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2012 19:41:09 +0900	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CANKRQnhtBrjN4BYoLLmc42sffOzc9WfAhLkZMWCuFxTFw2GdUA@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20120130.201929.1758603770664566022.davem@davemloft.net>

Hi David

I have two questions.

Q1. How should I handle "Copyright" ?

Q2. As I said before, "Intel EG20T PCH" was deleted by someone.
So, I want to retrieve the description. Can I do ?

Thanks.
tomoya

2012/1/31 David Miller <davem@davemloft.net>:
> From: Tomoya MORINAGA <tomoya.rohm@gmail.com>
> Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2012 09:35:26 +0900
>
>> I can understand your saying.
>>
>> If I post like below, is this patch acceptable for you ?
>> +       tristate "OKI/LAPIS SEMICONDUCTOR IOH(ML7223/ML7831) GbE"
>>
>> BTW, I think need consistency for "Change company/product name" as a
>> whole of linux.
>> Because other patches for the same series "change company name" I
>> posted have already accepted.
>> e.g.(GPIO, USB device, DMA, UART, I2C)
>
> I mainly object to moving the driver around, and failing to retain
> the old name especially in user visible contexts such as Kconfig
> variables, help text, and module parameters.

  reply	other threads:[~2012-01-31 10:41 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-01-27  5:45 [PATCH 1/3] ethernet/pch_gbe: Change company name OKI SEMICONDUCTOR to LAPIS Semiconductor Tomoya MORINAGA
2012-01-27  5:45 ` [PATCH 2/3] ethernet/pch_gbe: add Intel EG20T PCH Tomoya MORINAGA
2012-01-27  5:45 ` [PATCH 3/3] ethernet: Change author mail address Tomoya MORINAGA
2012-01-30 17:52 ` [PATCH 1/3] ethernet/pch_gbe: Change company name OKI SEMICONDUCTOR to LAPIS Semiconductor David Miller
2012-01-31  0:35   ` Tomoya MORINAGA
2012-01-31  1:19     ` David Miller
2012-01-31 10:41       ` Tomoya MORINAGA [this message]
2012-02-22  5:03         ` Tomoya MORINAGA

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