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authorJunio C Hamano <>2007-05-01 00:16:19 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2007-05-01 00:16:19 (GMT)
commit07c785dbb799ce7fa74686e776cd07d69c3ce01e (patch)
tree891c82a25aa3a5eb3b1e2391738059e3559a508f /Documentation/SubmittingPatches
parentfe5d30b6302369990499c428b28921b903153b81 (diff)
parentb5cc62f701abf8b903387a5d7c77a59f347d66fd (diff)
Merge branch 'maint'
* maint: GIT v1.5.1.3 send-email documentation: clarify --smtp-server git.7: Mention preformatted html doc location Clarify SubmittingPatches Checklist git-svn: Add 'find-rev' command Fix symlink handling in git-svn, related to PerlIO
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@@ -1,5 +1,7 @@
Checklist (and a short version for the impatient):
+ Commits:
- make commits of logical units
- check for unnecessary whitespace with "git diff --check"
before committing
@@ -12,8 +14,14 @@ Checklist (and a short version for the impatient):
commit message (or just use the option "-s" when
committing) to confirm that you agree to the Developer's
Certificate of Origin
- - do not PGP sign your patch
+ Patch:
- use "git format-patch -M" to create the patch
+ - send your patch to <>. If you use
+ git-send-email(1), please test it first by sending
+ email to yourself.
+ - do not PGP sign your patch
- do not attach your patch, but read in the mail
body, unless you cannot teach your mailer to
leave the formatting of the patch alone.