Could patchwork recognise an in-message 'From' header?

Stephen Rothwell sfr at
Thu Jan 8 17:28:47 EST 2009

Hi Jeremy,

On Thu, 8 Jan 2009 15:12:12 +0900 Jeremy Kerr <jk at> wrote:
> > Could patchwork recognise that, instead of listing the patch as
> > having come from the person who forwarded it?
> The reason we don't do this at the moment is so that it's easier to find 
> a series of patches posted by one person (just search for patches from 
> that sender). Otherwise there is no longer any 'link' between the 
> patches of a series.
> Once we have better 'series detection', we could definitely do this.

Maybe we need an Author field as well as the Submitter field ...
Stephen Rothwell                    sfr at
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