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From: David Sterba <>
To: Linus Torvalds <>
Cc: David Sterba <>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <>,
	Martin Steigerwald <>,
	John Paul Adrian Glaubitz <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] MAINTAINERS: add myself as maintainer of AFFS
Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2018 19:58:53 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Sat, Apr 28, 2018 at 05:33:57PM +0000, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 28, 2018 at 10:07 AM David Sterba <> wrote:
> > I volunteer to act as a maintainer of AFFS to collect any fixes that
> > might show up and to guard fs/affs/ against another spring cleaning.
> Hmm. Please be more careful.
> > @@ -564,8 +564,10 @@ S: Maintained
> The above says it adds two lines (8 -> 10), but the actual patch itself
> only adds one, and modifies another:
> > +M:     David Sterba <>
> > -S:     Orphan
> > +S:     Odd Fixes
> I'm used to editing patches for things like this, because I have years and
> years of just hand-editing patches I didn't like for some reason, but it
> looks like you tried to edit a patch without knowing all the rules for how
> unified patches work.
> So please don't edit patches by hand.  It's a skill nobody should have.
> Anyway, I fixed the patch and applied it, but let's not make a habit of it.

Sorry, it was a last minute change. There was a T: line with a git tree
reference, but this looked odd and I deleted it, but did not realize the
patch would not apply. Too excited to send it.

      reply	other threads:[~2018-04-28 18:01 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-04-28 17:05 David Sterba
2018-04-28 17:33 ` Linus Torvalds
2018-04-28 17:58   ` David Sterba [this message]

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