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SubjectRe: Linux-2.4.x patch submission policy
On Sun, Jan 07, 2001 at 02:37:47PM -0200, Rik van Riel wrote:
> Once we are sure 2.4 is stable for just about anybody I
> will submit some of the really trivial enhancements for
> inclusion; all non-trivial patches I will maintain in a
> VM bigpatch, which will be submitted for inclusion around
> 2.5.0 and should provide one easy patch for those distribution
> vendors who think 2.4 VM performance isn't good enough for
> them ;)

Hmm, could you instead follow Andreas approach and have a
directory with little patches, that do _exactly_ one thing and a
file along to describe what is related, dependend and what each
patch does?

So people could try to suit them to their needs.

And they can tell you exactly _what_ change breaks instead of "It
doesn't work".

Thanks & Regards

Ingo Oeser
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