[LinuxBIOS] r2550 - trunk/LinuxBIOSv2/util/flashrom

Stefan Reinauer stefan.reinauer at coresystems.de
Sat Feb 10 14:47:17 CET 2007

Peter Stuge wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 09, 2007 at 06:26:09PM +0100, Segher Boessenkool wrote:
>> Signed-off-by means "I am (in part) responsible for this
>> ending up in thid repo", i.e., you wrote part of the patch
>> or you were on the path pushing it in.
>> Acked-by is used as a comment "looks fine by me" when not
>> taking direct action yourself.
> Does commiting constitute "on the path pushing it in" ?
> Ie. if I review and then commit, should I sign off or ack?

Not as a necessary pre-condition.

* If you did not work on the patch, you don't have to sign it off.

* If you don't agree to the patch or have not reviewed it (but check it
in because you trust the other reviewers who acked the patch), you
should not ack it.


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