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SubjectRe: [PATCH] [1/2many] - FInd the maintainer(s) for a patch - scripts/
Kok, Auke wrote:
> 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:
...and so did Stefan: :)

Richard Knutsson

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