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Date:   Sat, 30 Nov 2019 20:16:22 -0500
From:   "Theodore Y. Ts'o" <>
To:     Linus Torvalds <>
Cc:     Linux Kernel Mailing List <>,
        Ext4 Developers List <>
Subject: Re: [GIT PULL] ext4 updates for 5.5

On Sat, Nov 30, 2019 at 11:09:58AM -0800, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> Merges are commits too. And merges need commit messages too. They need
> an explanation of what they do - and why - the same way a normal
> commit does.

Ack, I'll make sure the merges have a high-level description of the
patch series and why branches from other git trees are needed for


					- Ted

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