[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [PATCH] avoid stat/fstat in statvfs/fstatvfs

From: Eric Wong
Subject: Re: [PATCH] avoid stat/fstat in statvfs/fstatvfs
Date: Fri, 8 Feb 2013 01:28:08 +0000
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

Roland McGrath <address@hidden> wrote:
> Oh, I didn't notice they weren't identical.  You're right that it shouldn't
> use plain "Likewise." then.  But you could write:
>       * sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/fstatvfs64.c (__fstatvfs64):
>       Likewise for __internal_statvfs64.
> > I'm not fan of signing into websites or filling out <form> elements,
> > so I am hoping to avoid that.  I haven't looked too closely at BZ,
> > maybe there's an email/command-line interface like Debian BTS?
> Not that I'm aware of, though perhaps there is some way.  
> Using bugzilla is a prerequisite for participating in glibc development.

OK, I'll create a BZ entry and resend after the paperwork is done.

> > > Do you have copyright papers on file with the FSF?  I don't see a record
> > > for you.
> > 
> > No.  I consider this a trivial change, so I hope I don't have to.
> The FSF guidelines don't classify it that way, because trivialness for
> copyright purposes is about number of lines more than it's about conceptual
> complexity.  If you are really averse to the paperwork, someone with papers
> can reimplement the change.

OK, I'll go through the paperwork.  As I understand it, you (or another
maintainer) selects the appropriate form for me?
I'm fine with assigning copyright to FSF.

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]