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    SubjectRe: [GIT PATCH] split up feature-removal-schedule.txt
    On Wed, Feb 13, 2008 at 09:33:15AM -0800, Joe Perches wrote:
    > On Wed, 2008-02-13 at 08:59 -0800, Greg KH wrote:
    > > > I suggest the same for MAINTAINERS
    > > Why, is it a merge problem for you?
    >
    > $ git-log --pretty=oneline --name-only | \
    > grep -vP "[a-fA-F0-9]{40,40}\s" | sort | uniq -c | sort -rbn
    > 541 MAINTAINERS
    > 506 kernel/sched.c
    > 374 drivers/scsi/libata-core.c
    > 343 include/linux/sched.h
    > 340 include/linux/libata.h
    > 327 drivers/net/tg3.c
    > 327 drivers/net/sky2.c
    > 309 mm/page_alloc.c
    > 304 drivers/ata/libata-core.c
    > 296 Makefile
    >
    > MAINTAINERS is the most frequently patched file

    But does it cause merge conflicts? The size of it lends itself to no
    real conflicts that I have run into over time, but others might have had
    problems, that's why I'm asking.

    > It's not kept in alphabetic order

    You can send patches to fix this :)

    > It's not easy to find the appropriate maintainer for a specific file

    git does a better job of this at times :)

    > I'd like to add file patterns to MAINTAINERS entries

    I thought we had gone over this before...

    thanks,

    greg k-h


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