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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] [1/2many] - FInd the maintainer(s) for a patch - scripts/
    Richard Knutsson wrote:
    > Kok, Auke wrote:
    >> Joe Perches wrote:
    >>> I grew weary of looking up the appropriate
    >>> maintainer email address(es) to CC: for a patch.
    >>> I added flags to the MAINTAINERS file
    >>> F: file pattern
    >>> for each maintained block and a script to parse
    >>> the modified blocks for maintainer and list
    >>> email addresses.
    >>> perl scripts/ <patch>
    >>> gives the appropriate maintainer(s).
    >>> Modifications since last post:
    >>> Added options to control email address style and multiple address
    >>> separator
    >>> Please apply.
    >> Well, I came up with this implementation, so I definately support it
    >> and the way Joe implemented it:
    > Really? Please check out this thread with at least two ideas of possible
    > implementations, with Stefan Richter as the spokesman of the current
    > implementation:
    > ...and I am not saying there hasn't been someone suggesting it even earlier.
    > The expression; nothing is new under the sun comes to mind ;)
    > Anyway, glad to see someone actually implementing it. Thanks!

    bad wording my side, I never implemented anything, but I did post the "F:" flag
    idea specific to allocating files to developers on lkml:


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