[Openchrome-devel] [RPC 0/21] DRM: Add VIA DRM driver
daniel at ffwll.ch
Mon Jun 10 07:58:21 PDT 2013
On Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 09:31:38AM -0400, Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 08, 2013 at 05:42:20PM +0100, James Simmons wrote:
> > Hello
> > Here is the first run at inspection of the VIA openchrome dri
> > driver. Now that the Xorg driver has been out over a year with KMS support
> > most people should be able to use this feature. The driver is totaly
> > complete but we wanted to merge it so people with newer hardware that has
> > HDMI/DVI-D support can be able to run X windows. Your xorg driver does not
> > implement HDMI/DVI in UMS mode and we don't have the resources to do this
> > work. Basic TTM/GEM is supported but currently you can't run any
> > acceleration with the command queue. Over the next 6 months this should be
> > implemented. Thank you.
> Hey James,
> I am not entirely sure what happend but it looks like you are using
> Alpine mailer to send out the patches. The sad end result is that
> all of the patches have the "DRM: Add VIA DRM driver" title instead
> of the more appropiate title within the email.
At least in my mutt here the threading also seems to be broken ...
> Could you repost them with 'git send-email' please?
> This link http://kernelnewbies.org/OPWfirstpatch
> at the "Submit a patch" section has an excellent tutorial on how
> to use different mailers. The "Setup your tools" has a nice
> tutorial on .gitconfig setup. If you would like to use
> me as test subject and send emails to me before the mailing list
> please do.
> I usually have this in my .gitconfig file:
> [konrad at build-external ~]$ more .gitconfig
> name = Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
> email = konrad.wilk at oracle.com
> signingkey = F1DB09BF
> branch = true
> diff = true
> smtpserver = smtp.gmail.com
> smtpserverport = 587
> smtpencryption = tls
> smtpuser = ketuzsezr at gmail.com
> and for sending emails to myself I do:
> konrad at phenom:~/linux$ git format-patch --subject-prefix="v4" HEAD^^..
> konrad at phenom:~/linux: git send-email --suppress-cc=all --to konrad at kernel.org --compose --annotate --subject "[PATCH v4] Safety harness for the block driver." *.patch
> edit in vim the changes, look over all of the patches, and then send.
> Lastly, is there a git tree with these patches so that one may
> just in one swoop test them out?
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