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SubjectAlpha - move header files [Was Re: [PATCH] h8300 move header files]
On Tue, Aug 12, 2008 at 01:25:17PM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
>
>
> On Tue, 12 Aug 2008, Yoshinori Sato wrote:
> >
> > My h8300 repository can't public access.
> > Also difficult pull request.
>
> The nice thing about git is that it doesn't care one whit how something
> gets moved. So you can
>
> - just send me a regular patch (as a git user, it can be the "git
> shorthand" kind of patch that has explicit renames, but it can be a
> traditional patch with delete/create pairs too, and git won't care AT
> ALL because the end result is the same)
>
> - or just send me a shell script to do the renames along with a small
> patch to fix up any other issues that happen as a result of the rename,
> and a explanation for me to use as a commit message.
>
> Renames in git do not have to be handled as "git" events, unlike many
> other broken models. Git will do the right thing regardless.
>

I have build-tested alpha with a simple header file move.
Can I ask you to do a simple move of all header files for alpha
like you did for h8300.

[I could set up a git tree etc. but being busy with my new house arm]

Thanks,
Sam



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