Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/sys
To: Mattias Karlsson <>
From: grant beattie <>
List: source-changes
Date: 11/29/2003 21:26:43
On Fri, Nov 28, 2003 at 04:20:44PM +0100, Mattias Karlsson wrote:

> >I don't think it is appropriate to change people's e-mail addresses in
> >code comments, or to pass through the tree looking for them like
> >this...
> I'm just trying to have the files follow our naming scheme.  Mail will
> still drop into the same mailbox, since the address isn't case
> sensitive, but we are...

indeed, developer email addresses are officially, not source code is official, of sorts, and as such, addresses
should be written in the official way.

> >I think it's potentially extremely worrysome to change them in
> >*licenses*.
> >
> >Can we please avoid doing more of this?
> >
> If what I'm doing really is wrong, then yes, of course.

I think John should take it up with communication-exec if he really
insists, though I don't see the decision being overturned. the
changes are fine.