[PATCH v3 1/3] staging: iio: ad7780: fix offset read value

Renato Lui Geh renatogeh at gmail.com
Sat Nov 3 15:59:16 UTC 2018


Hi,

>On Thu, 1 Nov 2018 15:02:32 +0000
>"Ardelean, Alexandru" <alexandru.Ardelean at analog.com> wrote:
>
>> Good catch.

That was actually Jonathan's catch. :)

>> Acked-by: Alexandru Ardelean <alexandru.ardelean at analog.com>

I read up on Acked-by on the kernel docs, as I didn't know exactly what
it meant, but I'm not so sure on how to proceed once the patch has been
acked.  For future patches, do I add this Acked-by line on the patch's
message body? Or is this just an informal way of approval?

>On the basis this has been broken for a long time, and you are clearly
>doing other nearby not fix work, I'm going to take this through the togreg
>tree rather than via the quicker fix path.  It makes my life
>easier :)
>
>Applied to the togreg branch of iio.git and pushed out as testing for
>the autobuilders to play with it.

So this means I should skip this patch on v4, right?

Thanks,
Renato



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