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Re: [ANNOUNCE] xfstests: new mailing list

To: Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [ANNOUNCE] xfstests: new mailing list
From: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 17 May 2014 08:19:30 +1000
Cc: Luk?? Czerner <lczerner@xxxxxxxxxx>, fstests@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, linux-fsdevel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, linux-ext4@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, linux-btrfs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Fri, May 16, 2014 at 01:53:20AM -0700, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Fri, May 16, 2014 at 10:48:42AM +0200, Luk?? Czerner wrote:
> > > > As requested I've created a new mailing list for xfstests
> > > > development and discussion. Reflecting the fact that the test
> > > > harness is not really XFS specific anymore, the list is:
> > > > 
> > > >         fstests@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > 
> > > Isn't there an "x" missing somewhere?
> > 
> > It's intentional and it is "Reflecting the fact that the test
> > harness is not really XFS specific anymore", even though the test
> > suite itself keep the name xfstests.
> > 
> > This way it's more obvious to people that this is in fact not xfs
> > specific.
> 
> Having the name different from the project it is for is stupid.  Either
> rename the test suite, or use the same name for the mailing list.

Renaming the test suite take a lot more work - .e.g renaming/moving
source trees and a fixing all the documentation that points to it...

So, small steps.

Cheers,

Dave.
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Dave Chinner
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