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authorRandy Dunlap <>2006-07-30 03:03:45 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <>2006-07-31 13:28:40 -0700
commitbc7455fa3b5ada2a47d24755cc431f4dfff052cb (patch)
tree6cad57aab9bf3695694183ab6b22efd6e29790af /Documentation
parent0fcb78c22f06340cdba884d7381adb3a0148bbb6 (diff)
[PATCH] Doc/SubmittingPatches cleanups
A few cleanups to SubmittingPatches: - mention SubmitChecklist - remove mention of my simple patch script tools - remove last-updated line Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/SubmittingPatches b/Documentation/SubmittingPatches
index c2c85bcb3d43..2cd7f02ffd0b 100644
--- a/Documentation/SubmittingPatches
+++ b/Documentation/SubmittingPatches
@@ -10,7 +10,9 @@ kernel, the process can sometimes be daunting if you're not familiar
with "the system." This text is a collection of suggestions which
can greatly increase the chances of your change being accepted.
-If you are submitting a driver, also read Documentation/SubmittingDrivers.
+Read Documentation/SubmitChecklist for a list of items to check
+before submitting code. If you are submitting a driver, also read
@@ -74,9 +76,6 @@ There are a number of scripts which can aid in this:
-Randy Dunlap's patch scripts:
Andrew Morton's patch scripts:
Instead of these scripts, quilt is the recommended patch management
@@ -484,7 +483,7 @@ Greg Kroah-Hartman "How to piss off a kernel subsystem maintainer".
-NO!!!! No more huge patch bombs to people!.
+NO!!!! No more huge patch bombs to people!
Kernel Documentation/CodingStyle
@@ -493,4 +492,3 @@ Kernel Documentation/CodingStyle
Linus Torvald's mail on the canonical patch format:
-Last updated on 17 Nov 2005.