LinuxProgramming: Linus Torvalds: A Refresher on Submitting PatchesApr 26, 2001, 04:48 (37 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Linus Torvalds)
Ever-interested in slaking our curiosity on how to best go about submitting a patch for inclusion in Linux, we came across this mail from Linus, written in response to a curious developer, which spells it out rather concisely.
Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2001 14:31:30 -0700 (PDT) From: Linus Torvalds <email@example.com>
> > I've got a question... I would like where to send my driver > patches...Probably both me and Alan.
[ General rules follow. Too few people seem to have seen them before ]
Most importantly, when sending patches to me: