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From: WANG Cong <xiyou.wangcong@gmail.com>
To: "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@zytor.com>
Cc: Michael McConnell <soruk@eridani.co.uk>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, Andi Kleen <ak@suse.de>
Subject: Re: MAINTAINERS file out of date?
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 09:09:14 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20070427010914.GA2570@localhost.localdomain> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <463131FD.8020301@zytor.com>

On Thu, Apr 26, 2007 at 04:13:01PM -0700, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
>Michael McConnell wrote:
>> Hi folks,
>> 
>> I noticed the MAINTAINERS file still lists Riley Williams as the
>> maintainer of the i386 boot code, presumably as no-one else has taken it
>> up in his absence (though, I'm sure it's probably been touched since
>> late 2004).
>> 
>> If I knew the first thing about the i386 boot process I would volunteer,
>> but sadly I don't....
>> 
>> This article below details the reason for his absence, but please make
>> sure you're sitting down before clicking. (It is work-safe.)
>> http://www.chorleytoday.co.uk/ViewArticle2.aspx?SectionID=81&ArticleID=905248
>> 
>
>Dear.
>
>I have considered myself as a rather unofficial maintainer of this code,
>and wouldn't mind make it official now when I actually have a job which
>both cares about and actually can support my upstream Linux activities,
>which was a major pain for a while.
>
>Overall, there is a lot of cleanup which really is needed in the i386
>boot process; I have done some work on it already, but more is needed.
>

Sounds interesting. Can you point me what needs to be done exactly? Maybe I can help you. ;)

Have fun!




  reply	other threads:[~2007-04-27  1:05 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-04-26 22:19 Michael McConnell
2007-04-26 23:13 ` H. Peter Anvin
2007-04-27  1:09   ` WANG Cong [this message]
2007-04-27  1:12     ` H. Peter Anvin
2007-04-27  2:32       ` WANG Cong
2007-04-27  4:22         ` Eric W. Biederman
2007-04-27  5:16           ` H. Peter Anvin
2007-04-27  5:24             ` Eric W. Biederman
2007-04-27  5:27               ` H. Peter Anvin
2007-04-27 10:28                 ` WANG Cong
2007-04-27 15:55                   ` H. Peter Anvin
2007-04-27 10:34             ` Andi Kleen
2007-04-27 15:56               ` H. Peter Anvin
2007-04-27 17:02                 ` Eric W. Biederman

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