Proper attribution of patches
Tue Dec 23 21:30:00 GMT 2003
On Tue, 23 Dec 2003, Alan Hourihane wrote:
> If you did get this code directly from Cygwin/X's tree then I'd of
> expected at least the credit to be apportioned to Harold at the very
> least, rather than putting your name against it. Ralf's name could have
> been corrected later, with a follow email from Harold.
> It's a simple change to put that right in the CHANGELOG. So I'll do that.
I had that on my next set of commits. Except for the _XtInherit one, the
fixes were idiot-level ones that I fixed inline, compared to X.Org and
sync'd. So no credit is owed for those.
However, there's a chunk of ifdef's in config/cf that I intend to use, so
that merits a note.
It's not from "Cygwin/X" tree, but freedesktop.org - though of course I
did the proper research to see what the whole story was. All of this got
my attention since the current cygwin/X packages are broken, as Harold is
Thomas E. Dickey
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