[U-Boot-Users] [PATCH] fix BRCM570x related bugs
bwarren at qstreams.com
Thu May 24 15:35:26 CEST 2007
--- Vadim Bendebury <vbendeb at yahoo.com> wrote:
> thank you for a quick reply. Sorry for not following the coding
> conventions, I'll address this concern, I am more worried why there
> are so many patch failures. What's the revision of the file you're
> applying the patch against and what is the exact patch command you're
Here are the expectations:
1. Patch will apply against the current git head
2. The command used by custodians is
git am --signoff --whitespace=strip < PATCH_FILE
Notice that this strips offending whitespace. You should take care to not have
any in the first place, though.
I suggest that before sending a patch, you clone the head and try this command.
That way you can hopefully avoid *some* scorn from Wolfgang. Speaking of
which... I'll try to preempt him and warn you about top-quoting. It's
considered bad form.
Thanks for working on this and we look forward to your patches.
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