[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH 4/4] ipq40xx: add support for secondary cores bringup

Petr Štetiar ynezz at true.cz
Wed May 15 11:55:38 PDT 2019


Павел <be.dissent at gmail.com> [2019-05-15 20:35:38]:

> This patchset consists of 2 patches with different authors that I have
> squashed into 1. How should I preserve authorship in this case?

Just add them as separate patches, exactly as produced by `git format-patch`
command, don't squash them.

> I'm not the author of this code to upstream it.

You don't need to be author in order to upstream it. It's quite common to post
patches for review on behalf of other developers, you just need to keep proper
authorship. My recent (rejected) attempt for example[1].

1. https://patchwork.ozlabs.org/patch/1086628/

-- ynezz



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