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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v3 0/3] Add get_maintainer.pl to Xen

On 11/19/13 09:03, Ian Campbell wrote:
On Tue, 2013-11-05 at 14:22 +0000, Ian Campbell wrote:
On Tue, 2013-11-05 at 09:11 -0500, Don Slutz wrote:
From: Don Slutz <dslutz@xxxxxxxxxxx>

This series is a conversion of linux's get_maintainer.pl into one for
This seems like a useful tool in theory and Don has patched out the
worst of the behaviours which at least I found annoying in practice. If
there are other such behaviours we can patch those too as we find them.

I'm inclined to apply this but since it not just a tools thing I don't
want to just go ahead and commit it. So I'll give it a few days for
objections before go ahead.

If/when we go ahead, we should remember to update the Submitting patches
wiki page.
Nobody came after me with pitchforks for suggesting this so I've pushed

Don, are you going to update the docs/wiki as appropriate?


I will try and update the wiki.  Not sure the plan forward.  To match the --cc 
statement, I found that the command line:

don-760:~/xen>git-send-email --to-cmd="~/gits/xen/scripts/get_maintainer.pl --nom" 
--cc-cmd="~/gits/xen/scripts/get_maintainer.pl --nol" 

was needed to get:

(mbox) Adding cc: Don Slutz <dslutz@xxxxxxxxxxx> from line 'From: Don Slutz 
(body) Adding cc: Don Slutz <dslutz@xxxxxxxxxxx> from line 'Signed-off-by: Don Slutz 
(to-cmd) Adding to: xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxx from: 
'~/gits/xen/scripts/get_maintainer.pl --nom'
(cc-cmd) Adding cc: Keir Fraser <keir@xxxxxxx> from: 
'~/gits/xen/scripts/get_maintainer.pl --nol'

From: Don Slutz <dslutz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Cc: Don Slutz <dslutz@xxxxxxxxxxx>,
        Keir Fraser <keir@xxxxxxx>
Subject: [PATCH v3 1/3] Add linux version of get_maintainer.pl
Date: Tue, 19 Nov 2013 10:41:05 -0500

This leads me to thinking about a new script just for this.

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