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Date:	Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:08:55 -0700
From:	Joe Perches <>
To:	Russell King - ARM Linux <>
Cc:	Will Deacon <>,
	Peter Zijlstra <>,
	Paul Mackerras <>,
	Ingo Molnar <>,
	Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <>,
	"" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/8] arm: Convert pr_warning to pr_warn

On Tue, 2014-09-16 at 20:57 +0100, Russell King - ARM Linux wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 16, 2014 at 09:18:01AM -0700, Joe Perches wrote:
> > On Tue, 2014-09-16 at 17:07 +0100, Russell King - ARM Linux wrote:
> > > any chance you could add a KernelVersion: tag somewhere in the
> > > commit message and throw it at so it doesn't
> > > get lost?
> > 
> > There are no commit logs with a KernelVersion: tag
> > in all of git history.
> Right, that's not it's purpose.
> > What do you think a KernelVersion: tag is and what
> > would it be used for?
> It's for that email address to know which kernel version the patch
> was generated against, which is useful information when I come to
> apply it.  It gets filtered out from the commit message.  It can go
> anywhere, even below the -- line.

> If you don't want to cooperate, you will have to rely on my notoriously
> bad email skills to scan the mailing list for random patches to apply
> some time (maybe days or even weeks) later after you send your message.
> Which just won't happen.  It's why I wrote scripts which are some 20
> years old to solve my bad email patch handling skills.

I received your patchbot's reply about 15 minutes
before you sent this.

I suggest you might move one year to patchwork
and adapt that as necessary, but whatever works
for you.

btw: is not documented at all
in the kernel sources.  You could fix that if you
want other people to know what you do.

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