This is an archived copy of the Xen.org mailing list, which we have preserved to ensure that existing links to archives are not broken. The live archive, which contains the latest emails, can be found at http://lists.xen.org/
Home Products Support Community News


RE: [Xen-devel] Perferred way for Patch Submission (inline or attchment

To: "Jerone Young" <jyoung5@xxxxxxxxxx>, "xen-devel" <xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-devel] Perferred way for Patch Submission (inline or attchment)?
From: "Ian Pratt" <m+Ian.Pratt@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 20 Mar 2005 10:30:32 -0000
Cc: <ian.pratt@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Delivery-date: Sun, 20 Mar 2005 10:31:21 +0000
Envelope-to: www-data@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
List-archive: <http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?forum=xen-devel>
List-help: <mailto:xen-devel-request@lists.sourceforge.net?subject=help>
List-id: List for Xen developers <xen-devel.lists.sourceforge.net>
List-post: <mailto:xen-devel@lists.sourceforge.net>
List-subscribe: <https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/xen-devel>, <mailto:xen-devel-request@lists.sourceforge.net?subject=subscribe>
List-unsubscribe: <https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/xen-devel>, <mailto:xen-devel-request@lists.sourceforge.net?subject=unsubscribe>
Sender: xen-devel-admin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Thread-index: AcUtFFh8FCHM/vNcQmqiqxbbE5ecAgAIq4Ew
Thread-topic: [Xen-devel] Perferred way for Patch Submission (inline or attchment)?

> I'm wondering do you guys prefer we submit patches as attachments or
> inline them in the email? Inline in emails have become the standard
> everywhere else, what is the preferred way you guys would like patches
> submitted to the list.... inline or attachments?

Inline in emails is probably best, but I personally don't have a strong
opinion. We just use the bktools package to extract them.

I haven't found a good way of keeping any per-file comments with the
files, but I think Christian has some magic script that's able to
extract and check these in too.


SF email is sponsored by - The IT Product Guide
Read honest & candid reviews on hundreds of IT Products from real users.
Discover which products truly live up to the hype. Start reading now.
Xen-devel mailing list

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>