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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/7] Nexus One Support
    On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 11:05:54PM +0200, Pekka Enberg wrote:
    > On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 10:49 PM, Daniel Walker <> wrote:
    > > I'll add this list into the commit text ..
    > So why is everyone bitching at Daniel when he's doing something the
    > Android folks should have done themselves a long time ago?

    Two wrongs don't make a right. And it's not like not submitting
    changes is wrong, although granted it's not ideal. (I'd say removing
    attribution from a git commit is even worse. If you're doing the
    equivalent of a cherry pick, you should preserve the Author field.
    Even if you're doing some cleanup work, as the maintainer I generally
    preserve the Author line, and will simply add the fact that I did some
    cleanup to the commit body. The question is who did more work; the
    person who originally submitted the code, or the person who did the

    - Ted

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