[U-Boot] Patchwork housekeeping

Scott Wood scottwood at freescale.com
Thu Mar 22 17:21:12 CET 2012

On 03/21/2012 09:58 PM, Graeme Russ wrote:
> Hello Custodians and Mailing List Aficionados,
> I don't know if anyone has noticed, but patchwork is starting to collect
> a rather large amount of cruft.
> I occasionally jump onto patchwork and do a little housekeeping by marking
> updated patches as 'Superceeded' and anything applied by Wolfgang as
> 'Accepted' (There may be a few patches that have been applied to custodian
> tress that I marked as 'Accepted' when really they should have been marked
> as 'Awaiting Upstream')
> I really don't mind doing this housekeeping, but I would like to make a
> few suggestions that will make the work a little easier:
>  - If you are a custodian:
>     o When you apply a patch to your repo, can you please assign it to
>       yourself in patchwork and set it to 'Awaiting Upstream'
>     o Reply to the ML with 'Applied to <repo>/<branch>'
>     o When you send a pull request, create a bundle with all the patches
>       that are to be pulled (you can create the bundle early and add
>       patches as you apply them)
>     o When Wolfgang pulls your repo, go to the bundle and mark all the
>       patches 'Accepted'

A while back I recall it being established that patches should be marked
"accepted" when they go into the custodian repo -- has this changed?


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