[Pixman] [PATCH 00/14] Repost of (mostly) ARMv6 patches

Søren Sandmann sandmann at cs.au.dk
Thu Oct 3 08:27:27 PDT 2013

Siarhei Siamashka <siarhei.siamashka at gmail.com> writes:

>> I posted a number of patches earlier this year. Some were pushed, one was
>> disputed (as I recall, it was questioned whether the Cairo traces it was
>> optimising weren't better fixed in the application instead), and a number
>> of following ones didn't get pushed because the profiling benchmarks
>> contained in their commit logs had been performed with the disputed patch
>> in place.
> Hmm, sorry if it looked this way.

It was the reason I gave in an off-list mail for not pushing the
otherwise uncontroversial parts of this series, since I think putting
wrong numbers in the commit log is worse than no numbers at all.

> I think your patch set just fell through the cracks mostly because of
> the other discussions ongoing at the same time and some unrelated
> things that were distracting.
> In the case of doubt, just ping people on irc, or on the mailing list.

Indeed; in particular, private mail is almost never the right choice
unless you really want to say something non-public.


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