[U-Boot] [PATCH 00/25] SPEAr: Update platform support for SPEAr3xx/6xx

Stefan Roese sr at denx.de
Fri Mar 9 08:47:48 CET 2012

Hi Vipin,

On Friday 09 March 2012 08:29:10 Vipin Kumar wrote:
> > So who would be best suited to become SPEAr custodian? Amit, you
> > yourself? Or Vipin Kumar, as he is currently listed as maintainer for
> > the SPEAr eval boards?
> Yes, I can become a custodian on denx. Well, in that case all spear
> patches would be pushed through my denx.git repository.
> Is that right ?

Correct. But only the SPEAr platform patches. Not the peripheral patches like 
designware ethernet, USB, NAND etc. Those will still go through the 
responsible subsystem custodian. So its mainly those patches related to files 
in SPEAr board files and under arch/arm.

> Also, can I create a repository myself ?

I think Wolfgang will create it initially for you. Wolfgang, please correct me 
if I'm wrong.

> and last but not the least, the workflow for custodians given at denx.de
> is how custodians really work or is there a deviation?

Are you referring to this page?


It should be quite up-to-date. Though I haven't read it for quite a while. I 
suggest that you give it a try and ask on the list once you have some 


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