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2008-02-17Documentation/SubmittingPatches - a suggested patch flowJunio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2008-02-05Documentation/SubmittingPatches: What's Acked-by and Tested-by?Junio C Hamano
We used to talk about "internal company procedures", but this document is about submitting patches to the git mailing list. More useful information is when to say Acked-by: and Tested-by:. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2008-02-05Documentation/SubmittingPatches: discuss first then submitJunio C Hamano
This is something I've had in mind for some time. I get enough e-mails as-is, and I suspect the workflow to get list members involved would work better if we get the discussion concluded on the list first before patches hit my tree (even 'next'). Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2008-02-05Documentation/SubmittingPatches: Instruct how to use [PATCH] Subject headerJunio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-12-07Change from using to as example domain, as per RFC 2606.David Symonds
Signed-off-by: David Symonds <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-11-09SubmittingPatches: improve the 'Patch:' section of the checklistSergei Organov
There were 2 items "send patch to..." but having different set of addresses to send patch to. Merge them together and move the resulting item to the end of checklist. Signed-off-by: Sergei Organov <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-09-01Update my contact address as the maintainer.Junio C Hamano
2007-06-07War on whitespaceJunio C Hamano
This uses "git-apply --whitespace=strip" to fix whitespace errors that have crept in to our source files over time. There are a few files that need to have trailing whitespaces (most notably, test vectors). The results still passes the test, and build result in Documentation/ area is unchanged. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-06-03Update to SubmittingPatchesJohannes Schindelin
Make people aware of our testsuite, and of non-ASCII encodings. Signed-off-by: Johannes Schindelin <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-05-25Remove git-applypatchJunio C Hamano
The previous one removed git-applymbox, which was the sole user of this tool. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-05-22Merge branch 'maint-1.5.1' into maintJunio C Hamano
* maint-1.5.1: git-status: respect core.excludesFile SubmittingPatches: mention older C compiler compatibility git-daemon: don't ignore pid-file write failure
2007-05-22SubmittingPatches: mention older C compiler compatibilityJohannes Schindelin
We do not appreciate C99 initializers, declarations after statements, or "0" instead of "NULL". Signed-off-by: Johannes Schindelin <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-05-01Merge branch 'maint'Junio C Hamano
* 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
2007-04-30Clarify SubmittingPatches ChecklistJari Aalto
Separate things to be checked when making commits, and things to be checked when sending patches. Signed-off-by: Jari Aalto <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-04-16Add policy on user-interface changesAndrew Ruder
Documentation/SubmittingPatches: Add note that all user interface changes should include associated documentation updates. Signed-off-by: Andrew Ruder <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-03-05Begin SubmittingPatches with a check listJohannes Schindelin
It seems that some people prefer a short list to a long text. But even for the latter group, a quick reminder list is useful. So, add a check list to Documentation/SubmittingPatches of what to do to get your patch accepted. Signed-off-by: Johannes Schindelin <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-02-07Documentation: add KMail in SubmittingPatchesMichael
Signed-off-by: Michael <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-01-27Document --check option to git diff.Bill Lear
Signed-off-by: Bill Lear <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-01-17Documentation/SubmittingPatches: Gnus tipsJunio C Hamano
Also warn about format=flowed (aka 'flawed'). Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-11-21Teach SubmittingPatches about git-commit -sPaolo Ciarrocchi
As discussed on git mailing list let's teach the reader about the possiblity to have automatically signed off the commit running the git-commit -s command Signed-off-by: Paolo Ciarrocchi <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-10-25Documentation/SubmittingPatches: 3+1 != 6v1.4.3.3Junio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-10-24Documentation: note about contrib/.Junio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-07-09Assorted typo fixesPavel Roskin
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-05-19SubmittingPatches: The download location of External Editor has movedLukas Sandström
Signed-off-by: Lukas Sandström <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-02-18SubmittingPatches: note on whitespacesJunio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2005-08-31Add Pine 4.63 help from Daniel.Junio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2005-08-30[PATCH] Update Thunderbird specific hints.A Large Angry SCM
Setting the wraplength to zero keeps the bird from trimming WS. Signed-off-by: <> (cherry picked from 1d535d525d6a0ddddc3755065d721278bc5f0aff commit)
2005-08-29Update SubmittingPatches.Junio C Hamano
- It does not matter how I read git list. What matters is that I do not necessarily read everything on it. - Talk a bit about how to use applymbox to check one's own patches. - Talk a bit about PGP signed patches. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2005-08-28[PATCH] Add footnote about Thunderbird about trimming trailing WS.A Large Angry SCM
Add footnote about Thunderbird about trimming trailing WS. Signed-off-by: <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2005-08-27Update SubmittingPatches to add MUA specific notes.Junio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2005-08-14Add SubmittingPatchesJunio C Hamano
Not that I have stricter patch submission standard than ordinary projects, I wanted to have it to make sure people understand what they are doing when they add their own Signed-off-by line. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>