[Xorg] Development policies/GATOS merge
idr at us.ibm.com
Fri Aug 27 11:12:34 PDT 2004
Vladimir Dergachev wrote:
> I have a few questions about Xorg development policies that I could not
> find an easy answer to on the web, could some of the developer please
> comment ? - Thank you !
> * What is the procedure for submitting patches to Xorg tree ?
Either send them to the mailing list or submit a bugzilla with the patch
as an attachment. I think the later is better for larger patches, esp.
when a release is close.
> * Is it possible/what is required to obtain CVS access ?
> (Specifically for GATOS TV-in/TV-out enhancements to ATI cards
Like with most open-source projects: prove your worth, then ask. :)
> * Is there a particular person maintaining
I /think/ either Egbert Eich or Hui Yu. I'm not 100% sure. I suppose
that's one thing that the various drivers could really use. Each driver
should clearly list the maintainer (if there is one) in the header of
the *_driver.c file. This is, of course, above and beyond listing the
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