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SubjectRe: [PATCH] scsi: target/sbp: remove firewire SBP target driver
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On 15/06/2020 00:28, Finn Thain wrote:
> On Sun, 14 Jun 2020, Chris Boot wrote:
>
>> I expect that if someone finds this useful it can stick around (but
>> that's not my call).
>
> Who's call is that? If the patch had said "From: Martin K. Petersen" and
> "This driver is being removed because it has the following defects..."
> that would be some indication of a good-faith willingness to accept users
> as developers in the spirit of the GPL, which is what you seem to be
> alluding to (?).

If you're asking me, I'd say it was martin's call:

> SCSI TARGET SUBSYSTEM
> M: "Martin K. Petersen" <martin.petersen@oracle.com>
[...]
> F: drivers/target/
> F: include/target/

>> I just don't have the time or inclination or hardware to be able to
>> maintain it anymore, so someone else would have to pick it up.
>>
>
> Which is why most drivers get orphaned, right?

Sure, but that's not what Martin asked me to do, hence this patch.

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Chris Boot
bootc@boo.tc

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