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Re: [libvirt] [PATCH] ARMHF: CPU Support for armhf.

On 07/13/2012 10:00 AM, Chuck Short wrote:

>> Chuck: you used two different email addresses (gmail for authorship,
>> canonical for s-o-b).  Which one do you want listed in AUTHORS, or
>> should I even alter the authorship to go by your preferred address?
>> Once your commit is applied, 'make syntax-check' won't pass until we
>> also update AUTHORS to match your preferred listing.
> Please use the canonical.com email address.

>>> ACK.
>> I've fixed the mentioned nits in my local tree, but don't want to push
>> until I get resolution on the AUTHORS question.

I tweaked AUTHORS, re-authored the patch ('git commit --amend
--author=...') to match, and pushed.  Thanks for your first
contribution, and looking forward to more!

By the way, you can set up 'git commit' and 'git send-email' to list
correct authorship, even when you develop on a machine normally tied to
an alternate account, by having this in your project/.git/config (or
globally at ~/.gitconfig):

    email = preferred address

When the commit is created with the preferred authorship, then 'git
send-email' will inject a 'From:' line to any message sent from a
different email account, which 'git am' then honors in preference to the
actual email headers.

Eric Blake   eblake redhat com    +1-919-301-3266
Libvirt virtualization library http://libvirt.org

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