[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH] [19.07] ramips: rename DIR-860L entries according to the new manufacturer / device spec

Stijn Segers foss at volatilesystems.org
Thu Dec 26 23:07:54 EST 2019

mail at adrianschmutzler.de schreef op 27 december 2019 00:11:34 CET:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: openwrt-devel [mailto:openwrt-devel-bounces at lists.openwrt.org]
>> On Behalf Of Stijn Segers
>> Sent: Mittwoch, 25. Dezember 2019 15:39
>> To: openwrt-devel at lists.openwrt.org
>> Subject: [OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH] [19.07] ramips: rename DIR-860L
>> according to the new manufacturer / device spec
>> Most images follow the openwrt-target-subtarget-manufacturer-device
>> naming specification, but the D-Link DIR-860L rev B1 does not. This
>> brings it in line.
>> Master had this updated a while ago, it's okay there.
>Though I'm a big fan of unification and made an effort to have this
>sorted out in master, I do not think backporting those device name
>changes is very helpful. This will create additional work, but
>effectively it will just move the "break" from 19.07/master to
>As a cosmetic issue, it wouldn't be a candidate for backporting under
>normal circumstances, too.

Well it was worth trying 😁


>For further reasoning/discussion, refer to the following PR in GitHub,
>where the same question has already been discussed a month ago:
>I will mark this PR as Rejected, I hope you accept my arguments and
>continue to submit contributions in the future.

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