[Skiboot] [PATCH] Update skiboot stable tree rules

Stewart Smith stewart at linux.ibm.com
Mon Mar 18 11:19:37 AEDT 2019

Vasant Hegde <hegdevasant at linux.vnet.ibm.com> writes:

> On 03/06/2019 03:51 AM, Stewart Smith wrote:
>> Andrew Donnellan <andrew.donnellan at au1.ibm.com> writes:
>>> On 5/3/19 5:06 pm, Vasant Hegde wrote:
>>>> We have new mailing list (skiboot-stable at lists.ozlabs.org) for handling
>>>> stable trees!
> .../...
>>> If we're not going to send stable-targeted patches to the main skiboot
>>> list, we're going to want to make sure this is announced very, very
>>> loudly so everyone actually subscribes to skiboot-stable...
>> I guess we could also say "cc to skiboot-stable@" ?
> We are still providing both option. Nothing changed except proper stable mailing 
> list.
>    1 - If patch is targeted for master and stable branches then you just need to 
> CC stable mailing
>         list instead of just adding as "CC: stable"
>    2- If patch is just targeted for stable branches then send it stable mailing 
> list instead of
>        upstream one. Here assumption is patch is already merged in upstream but 
> we want in
>        stable branches.
>> The aim is to have things be easy for Vasant to manage stable branches,
>> but also need to make sure things are easy for people to submit things.
> Yeah. May be we should  merge this patch and then send some kind of announcement 
> about skiboot-stable@ mailing list.

Sounds like a plan.

I merged this as of 2ba5ce84a197ee61423355f443a3ff3eea185ff1, so looks
like we're ready to annonuce it.

Stewart Smith
OPAL Architect, IBM.

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