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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/3] Import fw-ohci driver.
    On Tue, 05 Dec 2006 00:22:45 -0500, "Kristian Høgsberg" <> wrote:

    Your wonderful crossed-o might be ok here (or it would've been if only
    your mailer worked -- notice that the name is right in the "On" tag
    line above):

    > Signed-off-by: Kristian Høgsberg <>
    > ---

    But it's very much NOT OK here:

    > + * fw-ohci.c - Driver for OHCI 1394 boards
    > + * Copyright (C) 2003 Kristian Høgsberg <>

    And you know why? Because the C code in kernel has no character set.

    Even if the holy penguin declares "we use UTF-8 now", it's still not ok,
    because people routinely send patches in e-mail.

    So, please don't do that. I do not put "Copyright (c) 2006 Петр Зайцев"
    in my patches out of courtesy to you. You might not even have fonts
    for that. Now I expect the same from you.

    -- Pete
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