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authorMatthieu Moy <>2012-02-23 12:52:06 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2012-02-23 19:35:59 (GMT)
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README: point to Documentation/SubmittingPatches
It was indeed not obvious for new contributors to find this document in the source tree, since there were no reference to it outside the Documentation/ directory. Signed-off-by: Matthieu Moy <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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The user discussion and development of Git take place on the Git
mailing list -- everyone is welcome to post bug reports, feature
-requests, comments and patches to To subscribe
-to the list, send an email with just "subscribe git" in the body to The mailing list archives are available at
- and other archival sites.
+requests, comments and patches to (read
+Documentation/SubmittingPatches for instructions on patch submission).
+To subscribe to the list, send an email with just "subscribe git" in
+the body to The mailing list archives are
+available at and other archival
The messages titled "A note from the maintainer", "What's in
git.git (stable)" and "What's cooking in git.git (topics)" and