preferred submission method for updated kernel 2.6.X lm85 driver?

Jean Delvare khali at linux-fr.org
Mon Aug 2 19:46:52 CEST 2004


> I have been busy porting forward the fancontrol bits in the lm85
> driver to the 2.6.X kernel (and associated /sys/bus/...) architecture.
>  There is a
> great deal of rewritten code since I tried to make it fit reasonably
> well with the most recent fan control model.
> 
> With so much rewritten code, would it be just as well to submit the
> entire driver code to the list, or is a patch still preferrable?

Patche_s_ are still prefered. Split the changes in as many patches as
necessary so that each patch is understable and, if possible, applyable
by itself.

It would be great if Philip Pokorny could review your work, since he
wrote the original driver and also reviewed the auto-fan proposals.

Thanks.

-- 
Jean "Khali" Delvare
http://khali.linux-fr.org/



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