[PATCH] Remove handhelds.org links and email addresses
wsa+renesas at sang-engineering.com
Mon Jun 29 17:10:27 EDT 2020
thanks for trying to fix this, yet I have some doubts.
On Mon, Jun 29, 2020 at 10:31:21PM +0200, Alexander A. Klimov wrote:
I think we need some text here. Clicking on a link to understand what a
patch is about is not comfortable. You can add the link with a Link: tag
for additional information.
Removing stale email addresses may have some value, but removing...
> Compaq's Bootldr + John Dorsey's patch for Assabet support
... information like this is not good. 'Wayback machine' still has
copies in case someone wants to look at where the infos came from.
> - * Copyright 2004-2005 Phil Blundell <pb at handhelds.org>
> + * Copyright 2004-2005 Phil Blundell
This is an OK case in my book...
> -MODULE_AUTHOR("Phil Blundell <pb at handhelds.org>");
> +MODULE_AUTHOR("Phil Blundell");
... same here ...
> @@ -435,7 +435,6 @@
> case a PCI bridge (DEC chip 21152). The value of
> 'pb' is now only initialized if a de4x5 chip is
> - <france at handhelds.org>
This is kind of a signature and should be kept IMO.
> * 2001/07/23: <rmk at arm.linux.org.uk>
> - * - Hand merge version from handhelds.org CVS tree. See patch
> + * - Hand merge version from CVS tree. See patch
That information may be useful.
> /* SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0-only */
> /* -*- linux-c -*-
> - *
> - * (C) 2003 zecke at handhelds.org
Removing copyright is a bad idea.
Probably some comment blocks are cruft meanwhile and can be removed as a
whole. That can be discussed. But removing only the handhelds.org part
makes most parts worse IMHO.
Thanks and happy hacking,
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