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From: Thorsten Leemhuis <linux@leemhuis.info>
To: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net>,
	Konstantin Ryabitsev <konstantin@linuxfoundation.org>
Cc: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@infradead.org>,
	linux-doc@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 1/1] docs: submitting-patches: make section about the Link: tag more explicit
Date: Tue, 26 Oct 2021 18:45:14 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <390b1b40-6798-5215-914c-d75a9cf20dae@leemhuis.info> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87wnlzeqgr.fsf@meer.lwn.net>



On 26.10.21 17:49, Jonathan Corbet wrote:
> Konstantin Ryabitsev <konstantin@linuxfoundation.org> writes:
> 
>> On Mon, Oct 25, 2021 at 11:06:35AM +0200, Thorsten Leemhuis wrote:
>>> +If related discussions or any other background information behind the change
>>> +can be found on the web, add 'Link:' tags pointing to it. In case your patch
>>> +for example fixes a bug, add a tag with a URL referencing the report in the
>>> +mailing list archives or a bug tracker; if the patch is a result of some
>>> +earlier mailing list discussion or something documented on the web, point to
>>> +it.
>>
>> The "for example" is splitting the sentence awkwardly, so I would move it to
>> the beginning of the sentence:
>>
>> "For example, in case your patch fixes a bug, add ..." etc
>>
>> Otherwise,
>>
>> Reviewed-by: Konstantin Ryabitsev <konstantin@linuxfoundation.org>

BTW: thx, Konstantin, good idea.

> I tweaked things along these lines and applied the patch, thanks.

Great, many thx Jon!

Ciao, Thorsten

      reply	other threads:[~2021-10-26 16:45 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-10-25  9:06 [PATCH v3 0/1] docs: improve when and how to use Link: tags Thorsten Leemhuis
2021-10-25  9:06 ` [PATCH v3 1/1] docs: submitting-patches: make section about the Link: tag more explicit Thorsten Leemhuis
2021-10-25 21:05   ` Konstantin Ryabitsev
2021-10-26 15:49     ` Jonathan Corbet
2021-10-26 16:45       ` Thorsten Leemhuis [this message]

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