[linux-elitists] Update on Getting Shlomi Fish's Emails Unbanned from vger.kernel.org (for submitting a kernel patch and getting help with git on the Better-SCM site)

Karsten M. Self karsten at linuxmafia.com
Fri Mar 30 09:21:26 PDT 2012

on Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 08:16:52AM -0700, Greg KH (greg at kroah.com) wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 07:33:52AM -0700, Marc MERLIN wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 12:36:45PM +0300, Shlomi Fish wrote:
> > > Hi all,
> > > 
> > > in a previous thread on this list:
> > 
> > Dear I still don't know who your name is, and I don't take people who Email
> > with silly aliases seriously.
> Dammit Marc, you just blew it!  That was going to be the next hurdle we
> threw up in getting those patches accepted into the kernel tree as the
> kernel developers are not allowed to accept contributions from people
> not using their legal name.

I take it this is a side-effect of the upcoming merger of The Linux
Foundation and Google+.



Karsten M. Self <karsten at linuxmafia.com>        http://linuxmafia.com/~karsten
 What part of "gestalt" don't you understand?
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