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From: Radha Mohan <mohun106@gmail.com>
To: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
Cc: Mahipal Challa <mchalla@marvell.com>,
	Radha Chintakuntla <radhac@marvell.com>,
	 Satha Koteswara Rao Kottidi <skoteshwar@marvell.com>,
	"dev@dpdk.org" <dev@dpdk.org>,
	 Veerasenareddy Burru <vburru@marvell.com>,
	Satananda Burla <sburla@marvell.com>,
	Jerin Jacob Kollanukkaran <jerinj@marvell.com>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [EXT] Re: [PATCH] maintainers: Update for OcteonTx2 DMA and EP
Date: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 10:28:14 -0800
Message-ID: <CAC8NTUXdk3wBtmsysZKFqJj8VyknCK03yONZ1Wykx5B6FK97bA@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <17179405.ZpaCnA1xSU@thomas>

On Fri, Nov 13, 2020 at 2:39 PM Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net> wrote:
>
> 13/11/2020 20:18, Radha Mohan:
> > On Tue, Nov 10, 2020 at 11:57 PM Mahipal Challa <mchalla@marvell.com> wrote:
> > From: Radha Mohan <mohun106@gmail.com>
> > Sent: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 11:44 PM
> > > On Mon, Nov 9, 2020 at 4:20 PM Radha Mohan Chintakuntla <radhac@marvell.com> wrote:
> > > >
> > > > Replace the maintainers for OcteonTx2 DMA and EP drivers.
> > > >
> > > > Signed-off-by: Radha Mohan Chintakuntla <radhac@marvell.com>
> [...]
> > > >Adding previous maintainers to ack.
> > > Acked-by: Mahipal Challa <mchalla@marvell.com
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Mahipal
> >
> > Hi Thomas,
> > Could you please pick this patch ?
>
> This low-priority patch has been sent 4 days ago,
> and was acked by only 1 maintainer 3 days ago.
>

It was acked by both the old maintainers Satha Koteshwar and Mahipal
Challa. Maybe both of those emails didn't come on top of each other.

> Why pushing? What is your fear exactly?

Just want to make the transfer of ownership official in the mainline.
There's no fear I just normally wanted to send a reminder to you to
pick as it might be missed inclusion. If there's a guarantee that all
ack'ed patches will go automatically then I won't be sending any
reminder emails in future.

>
> Why the new maintainers candidates have 0 and 2 contributions
> in git history?
>
These drivers requires some maintenance and likely expanded to support
future chips from Marvell. So you will not see contributions right
away.
So to become a maintainer one has to have prior contributions ? Kind
of makes odd sense as these drivers are specific to our chip and we
are changing ownership for maintaining them.
I do not understand why you have an issue here? You don't like
reminding then I understand.

regards,
Radha Mohan

  reply	other threads:[~2020-11-16 18:28 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-11-10  0:19 [dpdk-dev] " Radha Mohan Chintakuntla
2020-11-10 18:13 ` Radha Mohan
2020-11-10 18:18   ` [dpdk-dev] [EXT] " Satha Koteswara Rao Kottidi
2020-11-11  7:56   ` Mahipal Challa
2020-11-13 19:18     ` Radha Mohan
2020-11-13 22:38       ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-11-16 18:28         ` Radha Mohan [this message]
2020-11-16 20:28           ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-11-18  4:15             ` Radha Mohan
2020-11-18  9:15               ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-11-18 21:31                 ` Radha Mohan
2020-11-22 11:28     ` Thomas Monjalon

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