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Re: [libvirt] [PATCH] ESX: Add routines to interface driver

On Mon, Jul 09, 2012 at 09:25:48AM +0200, Michal Privoznik wrote:
> On 09.07.2012 05:21, Daniel Veillard wrote:
> > On Sun, Jul 08, 2012 at 11:36:47AM -0700, Ata Bohra wrote:
> >> From: Ata E Husain <ata husain hotmail com>
> >>
> >> Includes most of the dirver routines except DefineXML, I am working on it and will update patch for it soon.
> > 
> >   typo s/dirver/driver/
> > 
> >   I guess you didn't really understand the reason why Doug asked you to
> > go though git-send-email
> In general, I like git-send-email more than sending just pure patch.
> With git-send-email we are not deprived of commit message, patch itself
> is in the email body making writing of review notes easier. Otherwise
> one has to transfer patch from attachment into the body anyway:
> e.g. https://www.redhat.com/archives/libvir-list/2012-July/msg00147.html
> For my disillusionment we have no how-to on this theme on our
> libvirt.org site though.

  Then let's just add it to http://libvirt.org/hacking.html

it's true that we suggest to do a "git diff", ahum, so it's really not
Ata's fault :-)

My guess is that the "usual" process slightly shifted as most people
around became more familiar with git (me included !!!)

  It think I remember seeing a mail from Dan with how/why patch should
be split into atomic operations, maybe we could also extend point 3/
with those.


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