Re: Cosmetic JFFS patch.

From: Linus Torvalds (
Date: Thu Jun 28 2001 - 12:56:56 EST

On Thu, 28 Jun 2001, David Woodhouse wrote:
> I agree the messages can be ugly. But they don't do any harm either, and
> sometimes they're useful.

I consider them harmful when I start getting annoying patches that start
adding more and more of them.

Which is how this whole thread started.

My solution was to just move it into a comment, at which point I don't
mind adding more copyright notices, because I know it cannot annoy a real

And "real users" are what matters, after all.


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