[Linux-kernel-mentees] [RFC PATCH 02/35] ssb: Change PCIBIOS_SUCCESSFUL to 0

Arnd Bergmann arnd at arndb.de
Mon Jul 13 18:29:27 UTC 2020


On Mon, Jul 13, 2020 at 8:13 PM Saheed Bolarinwa
<refactormyself at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 7/13/20 7:16 PM, Larry Finger wrote:
>
> > Why is your name inside quotes in your s-o-b?
> >
> To keep me company before I get to know my way within the kernel.
>
> I saw people with >2 names do it, so I did! Please let me know if it is odd.

It's required for a proper email header if you have a dor (.) in your cleartext
name, but it is not required in a Signed-off-by tag, though a number of people
still do it out of habit. I'm sure it's fine either way.

     Arnd


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