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From: Mark Brown <>
To: Matti Vaittinen <>
Cc: Liam Girdwood <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] regulator: Minor regulator documentation fixes.
Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2021 12:43:54 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On Thu, Aug 19, 2021 at 08:06:48AM +0300, Matti Vaittinen wrote:

> I was thinking of that. I thought that it made less of a hassle with
> single patch. After all, both changes were doc updates - and I didn't
> think the typofix warranted backport or a Fixed tag.

> Could you please educate me & explain why would you have preferred two
> patches? (I see you any ways applied this so I guess there's no need to
> split & resend - thanks).

It's two changes that don't overlap in any way.  Part of the reason for
splitting patches up is that it reduces the cogantive load checking that
the patch actually does the thing described in the changelog, with two
changes in one patch you need to hold two things in your head at once.
The more trivial the patch the bigger the extra effort relative to what
they'd have taken otherwise.

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  reply	other threads:[~2021-08-19 11:44 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-18  4:18 Matti Vaittinen
2021-08-18 12:17 ` Mark Brown
2021-08-19  5:06   ` Matti Vaittinen
2021-08-19 11:43     ` Mark Brown [this message]
2021-08-19 11:55       ` Vaittinen, Matti
2021-08-18 16:26 ` Mark Brown

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