[PATCH -next 25/36] spi: s3c24xx: use devm_platform_ioremap_resource() to simplify code

Krzysztof Kozlowski krzk at kernel.org
Wed Sep 4 08:09:45 PDT 2019


On Wed, 4 Sep 2019 at 16:39, Mark Brown <broonie at kernel.org> wrote:
>
> On Wed, Sep 04, 2019 at 04:28:29PM +0200, Krzysztof Kozlowski wrote:
> > On Wed, 4 Sep 2019 at 16:00, YueHaibing <yuehaibing at huawei.com> wrote:
>
> > > Reported-by: Hulk Robot <hulkci at huawei.com>
>
> > This tag does not look real... First of all where is the report?
> > Second, it was reported by coccinelle.
> > Reported-by should be use to give real credits.
>
> I think it's reasonable, it's giving credit to the automated system
> they've got running coccinelle (which they do mention in their commit
> logs).  It doesn't really hurt anyone and lets people see their system
> is finding stuff.

Running internally coccinelle is already credited with commit author.
The credits are coming with "From:" field.
Otherwise for commits I send I could use:
  From: krzk
  ...
  Reported-by: www.krzk.eu
  Signed-off-by: krzk
To me it is ridiculous.

Different thing is that Reported-by is for fixing bugs or issues.
There is no bug here. There is no problem solved except making the
code smaller. That's not what is Reported-by for.

Best regards,
Krzysztof



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