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    SubjectRe: -- finding out whom to send patches to
    > I've written this perl script that takes a patch as input and prints the
    > authors/committers of the affected lines, using git-blame as the back end.

    Nice enough script.
    It's unfortunate that it can't output the appropriate mailing lists.

    I think the shell script that Linus gave awhile ago:

    git log --since=6.months.ago -- "$@" |
    grep -i '^ [-a-z]*by:.*@' |
    sort | uniq -c |
    sort -r -n | head

    (Maybe you want to add a
    grep -v '\(Linus Torvalds\)\|\(Andrew Morton\)'

    might work just as well.

    I still prefer the file pattern match in MAINTAINERS, or
    another external file, and/or data stored directly into GIT
    via gitattributes approaches.

    This script can give maintainer, mailing lists, and git
    contact information for patches or files.
    The script works with git-send-email to cc the appropriate parties.

    This script and git repository is very old and probably doesn't apply...
    git pull git:// get_maintainer

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