[U-Boot] [PATCH 00/17] i386 Updates (touches some common drivers)

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Sun Aug 23 07:36:55 CEST 2009

Dear Mike Frysinger,

In message <200908230001.46558.vapier at gentoo.org> you wrote:
> please set sendemail.chainreplyto to false in your git settings.  patch series 

Why that?

> should be like:
> [summary 0/xx]
> |- [patch 1/xx]
> |- [patch 2/xx]
> ....
> not:
> [summary 0/xx]
> `- [patch 1/xx]
>   `- [patch 2/xx]
>     `- ....

On contrary. The second form is much more useful as it also indicates
the order in which patches should be applied - too often people forget
the -n.

> the latter makes things a lot more painful for people to parse with their e-
> mail clients.

Huh? To me that makes no difference. Actually, I like the second form

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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