Re: [PATCH 1/2] get_maintainer: look for configuration files in ./scripts

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Tue Nov 16 2021 - 16:56:34 EST

On Tue, 16 Nov 2021 22:34:01 +0100 Łukasz Stelmach <l.stelmach@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Change ".scripts" to "./scripts" as described in commit bcde44ed7d2a
> ("scripts/ use .get_maintainer.conf from . then $HOME
> then scripts").

Won't this break people who are using ".scripts"?

If so, we should either leave it as-is and update the documentation
(which doesn't appear to exist) or to newly add ./scripts and leave
.scripts unaltered.