[PATCH 3.4 01/45] stable_kernel_rules: Add pointer to netdev-FAQ for network patches

From: Zefan Li
Date: Mon Sep 22 2014 - 22:33:47 EST

From: Dave Chiluk <chiluk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

3.4.104-rc1 review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let me know.


commit b76fc285337b6b256e9ba20a40cfd043f70c27af upstream.

Stable_kernel_rules should point submitters of network stable patches to the
netdev_FAQ.txt as requests for stable network patches should go to netdev

Signed-off-by: Dave Chiluk <chiluk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Zefan Li <lizefan@xxxxxxxxxx>
Documentation/stable_kernel_rules.txt | 3 +++
1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

diff --git a/Documentation/stable_kernel_rules.txt b/Documentation/stable_kernel_rules.txt
index b0714d8..8dfb6a5 100644
--- a/Documentation/stable_kernel_rules.txt
+++ b/Documentation/stable_kernel_rules.txt
@@ -29,6 +29,9 @@ Rules on what kind of patches are accepted, and which ones are not, into the

Procedure for submitting patches to the -stable tree:

+ - If the patch covers files in net/ or drivers/net please follow netdev stable
+ submission guidelines as described in
+ Documentation/networking/netdev-FAQ.txt
- Send the patch, after verifying that it follows the above rules, to
stable@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx You must note the upstream commit ID in the
changelog of your submission, as well as the kernel version you wish

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