[v2] add CREDITS file

Message ID 20231018150950.120133-1-stephen@networkplumber.org (mailing list archive)
State New
Delegated to: Thomas Monjalon
Series [v2] add CREDITS file |


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Commit Message

Stephen Hemminger Oct. 18, 2023, 3:09 p.m. UTC
  Add a credits file of past contributors to DPDK.
There are obviously more names that should be added but
lets start this with Venky.

Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <stephen@networkplumber.org>
Acked-by: Jerin Jacob <jerinj@marvell.com>
v2 - reword opening, fix spelling

 CREDITS | 9 +++++++++
 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+)
 create mode 100644 CREDITS


diff --git a/CREDITS b/CREDITS
new file mode 100644
index 000000000000..7c068d91bf57
--- /dev/null
@@ -0,0 +1,9 @@ 
+This file lists some of the significant past contributors to the DPDK.
+It is sorted by name and formatted to allow easy searching use by scripts.
+The fields are: name (N), email (E), web-address (W), and description (D).
+N: Venky Venkatesan
+D: Original founder of DPDK project
+W: https://www.dpdk.org/about/venky/