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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Rewrite Documentation/SubmittingPatches.
    On 07/15/2012 11:20 PM, Stefan Beller wrote:

    > Heh,
    > It seems as if googlemail is not a suited interface to contribute to linux.
    >
    > The raw patch (without clipped lines) can be found at
    > http://pastebin.com/raw.php?i=3QKRZz2M
    >
    > Stefan
    >
    > 2012/7/15 Rob Landley <rob@landley.net>:
    >> On 07/13/2012 09:45 AM, Stefan Beller wrote:
    >>> This updates the documentation on how to create patches and send
    >>> these to the kernel mailing list.
    >>>
    >>> The documentation before was written in times before git was there,
    >>> so the crafting of the patch needed to be done manually by diff -up
    >>> in the right directory.
    >>>
    >>> This patch aims at simplifying the patch sending process, without
    >>> breaking the output results.
    >>
    >> This patch is whitespace damaged (wordwrapped at the @@ lines), which is
    >> either ironic or unfortunate. (After Alanis Morisette, I can't tell
    >> anymore.)
    >>
    >>> A discussion can be found at
    >>> https://plus.google.com/111049168280159033135/posts/ekAxK9achsA
    >>>
    >>> Signed-off-by: Stefan Beller <stefanbeller@googlemail.com>
    >>> Acked-by: Jeff Garzik jgarzik@pobox.com
    >>
    >> But other than that Jeff's objection was my big one, and that's
    >> addressed in v2, so:
    >>
    >> Acked-by: Rob Landley <rob@landley.net>
    >>
    >> Rob
    >> --


    Q1. Who is going to merge the patch? Rob or someone else?

    Q2. Are you (Stefan) going to send a patch that is mergeable?



    --
    ~Randy


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