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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Fix NR_IRQS printk()
On Tue, May 9, 2017 at 9:08 AM, Thomas Gleixner <> wrote:
> On Wed, 3 May 2017, Vincent Legoll wrote:
>> Subject : [PATCH] Fix NR_IRQS printk()
> The subject line is missing a subsystem token. Please consult
> Documentation/process/submitting-patches.rst
> and run 'git log path/to/affected.file' to see how a proper subject line
> should look like.

OK, looks like this is "genirq", is that right ?

>> - Missing some whitespace
>> - Tell that the third number is "initcnt" (whatever that is)
> Your changelog is telling WHAT the patch is doing, but not WHY and despite
> the subject claiming to fix something the changelog lacks any information
> about the problem it "fixes".

OK, will change, what about:
"[PATCH] genirq: Fix early_irq_init() printing the nr of preallocated irqs"

> Aside of that: "(whatever that is)" is not really convincing that you know
> what you are doing.

Is the above better ? If OK, I'll resend properly.

Thanks for the help

Vincent Legoll

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