Re: [PATCH] Rewrite Documentation/SubmittingPatches.

From: Randy Dunlap
Date: Mon Jul 16 2012 - 11:06:52 EST

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
> Stefan
> 2012/7/15 Rob Landley <rob@xxxxxxxxxxx>:
>> 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
>>> Signed-off-by: Stefan Beller <stefanbeller@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>> Acked-by: Jeff Garzik jgarzik@xxxxxxxxx
>> But other than that Jeff's objection was my big one, and that's
>> addressed in v2, so:
>> Acked-by: Rob Landley <rob@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>> 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?

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